1 week Brokers group clarifies role in customs system MB
By Betheena Kae Unite  Removing customs brokers from the process of trade facilitation would affect the release of shipments and will need a change in the whole process, the Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc.(CCBI) said Friday. “Kapag ini-stop ‘yung broker, then mag-stop yung releasing ng cargoes, magkakaroon ng delay (If they remove the brokers, the releasing of cargoes will also stop that would lead to delay); they need to change the system if that happens,” CCBI President Adones Carmona said. The statement was made by the customs organization in reaction to President Duterte’s statement that corruption would be reduced if ... more