A group of local MDF's manufacturers of KPK are lobbying against the commercial MDF importers
of Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia for higher customs tariff, and customs duty during the upcoming budget.
They said that the importers
had been terming this duty as unjust and inappropriate which would not add any revenue to the government exchequer rather would encourage smuggling, under-invoicing or other wrong practices.
In a statement here on Tuesday, Mian Zahid Hussain, who is President of All Karachi Industrial Alliance and Senior Vice Chairman of Businessmen Panel at Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) advocated that the commercial and industrial importers
should be given equal levelled playing field.
We will check the validity of the documents submitted by the importers
and brokers to ensure that only legitimate traders are transacting with the bureau," Customs Commissioner Isidro LapeAaAaAeA~a said Wednesda
Enriquez said he would request Ordoez to provide him the documents he submitted to the Bureau of Customs so that he could help assess the violations committed by the importers
The BMEI study will provide importers
and exporters with a deeper understanding of the buying dynamics of SMEs," said Jose Acosta, president of UPS Public Affairs for the Americas region.
FDA requires all food (human and animal) importers
to develop and implement a FSVP - with a few limited exceptions.
complained of delays in registration and a lack of understanding of procedures for laboratories to be authorised to Egyptian standards, which leads importers
to pay thousands of dollars for foreign laboratories.
Retailers and wholesalers that are considered importers
under FSVP should maintain detailed records on the compliance status of their foreign suppliers, conduct a robust hazard analysis for each food, and import only from approved foreign suppliers.
Prospects are far better for oil exporters than oil importers
The first proposed rule establishes requirements for importers
in implementing a Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP).
According to the quarterly Global Retail Manufacturers and Importers
Survey, half of importers
are experiencing an increase in orders this spring compared with last year, while half are experiencing a decrease or no change.