LAHORE: The Customs Central Region has posted a growth of 19 percent in collection of customs duty during the first 15 days of February of the financial year 2017-18 by collecting over Rs 2,601 million.
As per details, the Customs Appraisement Lahore collected Rs 1,440 million and the Customs Preventive Lahore collected Rs 460 million duty during the period under review.
On the other hand, the Collectorate of Multan collected Rs 573 million customs duty during 15 day of February of financial year 2017-18. In the same way, the Collectorate of Customs Faisalabad collected Rs 126 million customs duty during the period.
Overall the Central Region collected customs duty from all the four Collectorates worth Rs 2601 million posting a growth of 19 percent during the 15 days of FY 2o17-18.