SHC disposes of petition in old clothes import case

KARACHI: A petition pertaining to import of old clothes was disposed of on Tuesday by Custom Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh directing the custom officials to re-assess the consignment and release the same on payment of duty and taxes as per de-novo assessment. The bench comprising Justice Aqeel… Continue reading

SHC orders Clearance Collectorate to process GDs of LED, Chandeliers etc

KARACHI: Hearing two identical petitions filed by Messrs Iffat Enterprises and Akhtar & Sons, importers of LED lights, parts and chandeliers a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh on Tuesday ordered the collectorate concerned to process the Goods Declaration and not to harass the petitioners. The petitioners moved… Continue reading

SHC allows request by Pakistan Customs for re-examination of disputed goods Steel Vision case and identical cases

KARACHI: The hearing of a petition filed by Steel Vision, importer of steel items was adjourned till July 15 by a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan. The bench perused a compliance report by the DIT officer… Continue reading

Customs tribunal allows provision release on payment of duty, fine

KARACHI: Nazim Saleem, Member (Technical) heading a Special Customs Appellate Tribunal bench allowed provisional release of turning shaft bushes. The bench earlier issued notices to Collector Customs West and Collector Customs (Adjudication) in an appeal filed by Khyber Autos, an importer of auto parts. Earlier the bench heard the arguments… Continue reading

SHC orders re-examination of the consignment by Committee

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Munib Akhtar and Justice Yousuf Ali Saeed  ordered re-examination of a consignment which also included banned “Shisha Tobacco”. The bench ordered that disputed part of the consignment be examined by an authorized committee of Pakistan Customs  in the… Continue reading

Fabric case: SHC issues notices on contempt of court application

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Muneeb Akhtar and Justice Muhammad Humayun Khan Tuesday issued notice to respondent custom officials in a contempt of court application filed by Horizon Enterprises which imported fabric from China. The bench while hearing an application for urgent hearing and contempt… Continue reading

I&I takes note of scam running at MCC Port Qasim

KARACHI: Directorate General of Customs Intelligence has put on hold three more consignments, which would be reexamined to determine whether the consignment was mis-declared. Director General Customs Intelligence & Investigation Shaukat Ali has taken notice of reports that gross mis-declaration was carried on in organized manner at MCC Port Qasim… Continue reading

Notices issued in controversy about packing material

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Irfan Sadaat Khan and Justice Muhammad Humayun Khan on Tuesday issued notices to Secretary, Revenue Division, Chief Collector of Customs, Appraisement South, East and West for Nov 30 in two identical petitions filed by Muhammad Farooq, importer of… Continue reading

DG Transit trade expresses satisfaction on enhanced coordination between entry & exit stations

KARACHI: Director General Transit Trade Muhammad Javed Ghani chaired a meeting of regional directors of Transit Trade and expressed satisfaction on the steps taken to ensure enhanced coordination between entry/exit transit stations for re-examination of suspected/selected consignments. Exit directorates including Directorates of Peshawar and Quetta were advised to monitor the… Continue reading