SHC reserves judgment in SCRA’s filed by Director Valuation

KARACHI: The judgment was reserved in a bunch of Special Custom Reference Applications (SCRA’s) filed by Director Valuation against importers of toiletries. As per details, Director General Valuation filed SCRA’s against a number of importers who imported toilet soaps in 2015. The issue pertained to valuation dispute which went upto… Continue reading

SHC disposes of 9 SCRAs filed by Customs

KARACHI: Nine Special Custom Reference Applications (SCRAs) filed by Customs Collectorate against importers including Shamim Enterprise and others were disposed of here by a Customs Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal. The bench told Dr Shahnawaz advocate appearing for… Continue reading

SHC allows more than a dozen SCRAs Terms of indemnity bond or Sec 81 prefer-able?

KARACHI: More than a dozen Special Custom Reference Application filed by importer including Allied Industries Hub Private Limited (SCRA 411 of 2011) were allowed by a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. As the SCRA’s now ten years back were taken up, the bench was informed that dispute… Continue reading

SHC dismisses Special Custom Reference Application bunch

KARACHI: Over 70 SCRA’s filed by the Collector of Customs were dismissed here on Monday by a Customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. The matters pertain to alleged illegal removal of containers. Khalil Dogar advocate represented the Pakistan Customs. The bench at the outset asked that how these… Continue reading

SHC orders Nazir to release guarantees deposited almost decade ago

KARACHI: Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar of High Court of Sindh disposed of a suit filed by an importer in 2014 seeking release of bank guarantees deposited for release of consignments while directing the Nazir of High Court of Sindh to release the guarantees after proper identification of the Plaintiff. The… Continue reading

SHC remands 11 year old SCRA’s to Appellate Tribunal for rehearing

KARACHI: Fifteen Special Customs Reference Applications filed by the Collector Customs, (Appraisement) were remanded back to the Special Customs Appellate Tribunal for decision on facts and law within a period of ninety days from the date of receipt of order (17-2-2020). The SCRA’s were as old as of 2009. According… Continue reading

SHC adjourns hearing till Feb 25 delay detention, Demurrage case

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abassi and Justice Mahmood A Khan on Thursday adjourned hearing of three petitions and two Special Custom Reference Applications (SCRAs) till Feb 25. The petitions pertains to honoring delay detention and demurrage certificates issued by the customs… Continue reading