Declarations at Hai Phong Customs Rise Over 47%

3:50:37 PM | 3/25/2023

Hai Phong Customs Department handled 163,643 customs declarations in February, up 47.28% year on year and 2.05% month on month because a long Lunar New Year holiday fell in February 2022.

In February, the department processed 84,379 import declarations and 79,264 export declarations. Among its affiliates, the Customs Office for EPZs and IZs handled the most, with 41,193 declarations.

Meanwhile, Hai Phong Port - Customs Office 1 served the least, with 4,002 declarations.

In January, the Hai Phong Customs Department handled 137,421 declarations, down 26.86% year on year, including 72,604 import declarations and 64,817 export declarations.

In total, the department handled more than 300,000 declarations in the first two months of the year. It targeted to collect an estimated budget revenue of VND79,900 billion in 2023, an on-year growth of 25.56%.

By Hien Nam, Vietnam Business Forum