8 months Customs to tag shipment as abandoned after 15 days of non-lodgement of entry MB
By Betheena Kae Unite A shipment will now be tagged abandoned if its entry was not filed in the Bureau of Customs’ electronic-to-mobile (E2M) system within 15 days, Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero ordered. Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero(BOC / MANILA BULLETIN) From the original 30 days grace period for importers to lodge an entry for their shipments, they now only have 15 days to comply with the process before their goods are released. This was ordered by Guerrero following a discussion with Customs stakeholders last January 15, according to Deputy Commissioner Jeffrey Dy of the Management Information System and ... more