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Pak-Afghan Economic Commission meeting in doldrums

KARACHI: Due to unusual attitude of Afghanistan over the Afghan Transit Trade Agreement (ATTA), the government is considering excluding Kabul from the pact signed between the two countries. According to the sources in Directorate General of the Afghan Transit Trade, Afghanistan had agreed with Pakistan for including the other Central Asian countries in the Afghan Transit Trade Agreement (ATTA) to ... Read More »

Appraisement-East detecting misappropriations made under SRO 1125

KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement-East Research and Development (R&D) section following the directive of high authorities of the collectorate has started to scrutinize clearance of cloths consignments under SRO 1125. The sources informed that the massive misappropriation have been found in import of the cloths consignments under the SRO 1125 for last six months or so. Initially, the R&D ... Read More »

Importers lauds appointment of Tanveer Ahmed as DG Customs Valuation

KARACHI: The Customs Valuation Department has been shaken up after new management takes over. New Director General of Customs Valuation Tanveer Ahmed and Director Customs Valuation Wasif Memon, after assuming the charge of their offices, presided over a meeting to cope with the issues related to importers. According to details, Director General Customs Valuation and Director Customs Valuation Wasif Memon seems ... Read More »

DG Customs Intelligence finalizes contravention report against M/s Owais Traders

KARACHI: The Directorate General Customs Intelligence and Investigation Imtiaz Ahmad Khan has finalized the contravention report of the consignment caught during import through mis-declaration of aluminum batteries cell. According to details, the DG Customs Intelligence has foiled the import of aluminum batteries cell, which was being imported by the M/s Owais Traders and it was cleared with the help of ... Read More »

Collector Appraisement East Majid Yousafani to serve as attaché in Australia

KARACHI: Collector Appraisement East Majid Yousfani has been assigned a new task in Australia and will serve as attaché in Consulate General of Pakistan situated in Sydney Australia. According to the details, the federal government has transferred the services of the grade 20 officer in Customs Majid Yousfani to the Foreign Ministry. After the transfer of Majid Yousfani, Additional Collector ... Read More »

Pakistan for broadening transit trade by including Central Asia states

KARACHI: Pakistan expedites its effort to establish Central Asia, a free trade zone region linking other countries, including Afghanistan. The 11th Joint Economic Commission meeting will be held in March in Kabul where Pakistan will ask Afghanistan to revise agreement of Afghanistan-Pakistan Transit Trade Agreement (APTTA). According to the sources in Directorate General of Afghan Transit Trade, Pakistan for making ... Read More »

Govt decides to establish Customs Border Security Force

KARACHI: The federal government has decided to establish Customs Boarder Security Force (CBSF) to curb billions of rupees daily smuggling from boarders of Iran and Afghanistan. The decision came after the meeting of National Assembly’s Standing Committee for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Privatization held recently under the chairmanship of Senator Qaiser Ahmad Sheikh. During a briefing to the committee, it ... Read More »

Pak-Afghan meeting on transit trade postpones

KARACHI: A high level meeting between Pakistan and Afghan officials on the issue of Afghan Transit Trade (ATT) was scheduled to be held in Kabul on February 2, but due to negative response from the Afghan side the meeting was not held on the scheduled date. Sources told Customs Today that a high level meeting between Pakistan Commerce Ministry and ... Read More »

Collector Majid Yousfani for addressing importers’ issues

KARACHI: Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Appraisement-East Majid Yousfani has directed subordinates to expedite the clearance process in order to facilitate the traders. As per details, the collector also urged the officers for conducting assessment and examination of the goods declaration and consignments efficiently and in a speedy way. The collector has issued instructions following the complaints put forward by the ... Read More »