Model Collectorate of Customs to open on holidays

Karachi: The Acting Chairman, Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA), Bilal Mulla hailed the circular issued by the Model Customs Collectorate, Port Muhammad Bin Qasim stating that customs houses will remain open for cargo clearance facility on Saturdays 24th and 31st December 2011. He appreciated the concerned authorities who considered giving the facility of opening of customs House on Saturdays in order to facilitate trade and industry’s import and export cargo clearance.

He said that in the prevailing situation there is a strong need to provide such facility whole year to the exporters, which is a standard global practice.

He urged the Customs authorities to consider this important matter as the trade industry is in urgent need for such decisions in order to facilitate the clearance export cargo whole year for 24 hours.

For more information, contact:
Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA)
18-A Shaheen View Building, Block-VI, P.E.C.H.S., Shahra-e-Faisal Karachi-75400, Pakistan
Tel: +9221 3454 9073, +9221 3454 7912
Fax: +9221 3453 9669

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