Dr. Mohamed Maait, Minister of Finance, received a report from Kamal Najm, Head of the Customs Authority, in which he indicated that the Central Administration of Port Said Customs and the Free Zone, headed by Mohamed Hanafy, released covered 7 thousand and 436 customs certificates “final incoming”, during the month of February, for multiple items Of strategic commodities, and general goods, including: “wheat, pulses, corn, production requirements, cars, and spare parts.”
The report added that the taxes and customs fees collected from “import certificates” amounted to 546 million and 260 thousand pounds, while the total value-added taxes and other fees collected from these certificates amounted to 2 billion, 691 million and 646 thousand pounds.
The report indicated that the General Administration of Export in Port Said Customs, during last February, exported 628 customs declarations issued with a total value of about 595 million and 640 thousand pounds for various types of strategic goods and general goods, including: «foodstuffs, juices, fruits, and raw materials Initial, and an “issued fee” was collected for some exported customs data, valued at 887 thousand pounds.
The report indicated that the total taxes, customs duties, taxes and other fees collected by Port Said customs during last February amounted to about 3 billion and 161 million and 757 thousand pounds.
The article 3.1 billion pounds in taxes and customs duties in Port Said last February was written in the Al-Borsa newspaper.