The Nigeria Customs Service, Apapa Area Command, has said, the command collected revenue to the tune of N140,335,570,076.38 as customs duty and other charges in the third quarter of 2020 (i.e July-September).
Furthermore, in detailing the revenue collection of the Command from January-September, 2020 the sum of N367,682,616,309.23) was collected and remitted to the federation account as against N313,518,235,978.06 collected same period in 2019.
In the area of anti-smuggling, the command made 187containers of pharmaceutical products and other general goods from July 1st to September 30th. The cumulative Duty Paid Value (DPV) of the aforementioned items stood at N3,640,894,888.00.
In addition, from January to September, 2020 the Command seized a total of 328 containers of various goods with DPV of N19,545,849,108.00.