2 weeks BOC conducts verification of all brokers, importers, warehouses MB
By Betheena Unite  A massive verification, inspection and investigation of all registered brokers, importers, and warehouses is currently being conducted by the Bureau of Customs in a bid to weed out individuals who use their accreditation for illegal activities. (REUTERS/BOC/MANILA BULLETIN) On Thursday, the BOC said the Customs’ Enforcement Security Service (ESS), Customs Intelligence Investigation Service (CIIS) and Account Management Office (AMO) have been jointly “conducting verification, inspection and investigation of registered brokers, importers, and warehouses throughout the nation.” The bureau disclosed that at present they found more than 200 importers providing “misrepresented information” to the Customs bureau. Latest data ... more