8 months Shared depot for empty containers eyed to solve port congestion MB
By Betheena Unite A shared facility where all shipping companies can store their empty containers is being eyed to address looming port congestion. Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero(BOC / MANILA BULLETIN) This was aired by Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero in a forum hosted by the Filipino-Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry Inc. in an attempt to address issues that affect port operations, including port congestion. “And as much as possible, these shipping-line owned depots must be located near industrial areas. PEZA(Philippine Economic Zone Authority) should, therefore, be urged to have a space for empty containers and BOC should accredit ... more