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Huge Seizure of Drugs at Misrata Port

By John Lee. Customs authorities at the port Misrata have reportedly seized 11 million narcotic pills on Sunday. A local customs official told Xinhua that the Tramadol tablets were seized in two containers, one containing electric appliances and the other containing juice boxes, coming from Asia and Europe. (Source: Xinhua)

Head of World Customs Organization visited Tripoli

Libya Herald reports that the Secretary-General of the World Customs Organization (WCO), Kunio Mikuriya, flew into Mitiga airport recently for talks with the Libya authorities based in Tripoli. He was met by the Director General of the Customs Department, Brigadier Mustafa Azzam Turjaman, and a number of heads of departments. According to a Presidency Council […]

Eni Tender for Provision of Customs Clearance

Eni North Africa B.V. Libyan Branch (ENI NA) wishes to verify the availability of reputable, interested and experienced contractors specialized in providing CUSTOM CLEARANCE as better detailed in “Appendix D”. As a result of ENINA evaluation in respect of above required service, only qualified, specialized and experienced vendors will be registered within ENI NA vendor […]

Tripoli Insists on HS Codes for Imports

The Tripoli-based Ministry of Economy has ordered that all Libyan importers must use the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System (HS), according to a report from Libya Herald. The HS is an internationally standardized system of names and numbers to classify traded products, which has been developed and maintained by the World Customs Organization (WCO). […]

EUBAM Awarded Prize for Supporting Customs

The EU Border Assistance Mission to Libya (EUBAM Libya) has been awarded a prize by the authorities for its support to the development of Libyan Customs at a graduation ceremony for over 1,000 customs recruits at the Customs Training Centre in Tripoli (pictured). Mustafa Turjman, Director General of Libyan Customs, thanked EUBAM for its support […]