President of the Chamber of Freight forwarders and Trade (CFT), Dennis Amfo-Sefah, has stated that UNI-Pass will definitely defeat the complications which led to the entire stall of goods clearance at the Ports.
Even though attributing the hitch to the sabotaging pursuits of some detractors, Amfo-Sefah, debunked the misinformation out that absolutely nothing was occurring at the port but somewhat defined that there were two sides to what was now happening in Tema port.
A statement copied to the Ghana Information Company on Friday stated “Freight forwarders and traders who have bill of entries (BoE) currently logged unto the technique and we’re at a variety of levels of the clearance devices could go in advance and very clear.
“The issue is with apps and entry of new declaration, which the system does not acknowledge, as a result the stand still at the Tema port,” the statement discussed.
According to the statement, some of the stakeholders acted in poor religion, which resulted in the issues, but gave the assurance that matters would perform.
“Even while the commissioner Typical wrote to all stakeholders saying the implementation and deployment of the new countrywide solitary window “Integrated Customs Management System” ICUMS it also directed GCNet to continue on managing their GICCS platform alongside the ICUMS-uni-pass system, to help all existing BoEs that are by now logged in the GICCS-GCnet program to total their clearance cycle whiles the ICUMS-Uni-pass obtain New purposes from UCR,CCVR stage to the closing clearance cycle.”
The directives, he reported, were being communicated to GCnet, West blue, ICUMS-Uni-go and all stakeholders per letters with reference numbers CG/GRA/ICUMS-PN/04/20 Of 24th April 2020 CG/GRA/ICUMS/04/20 Of 24TH April 2020, and CG/GRA/ICUMS-3/04/20 Of 27th April 2020.
“This was to make certain that freight forwarders and traders who have by now been issued with Customs Classification and Valuation Report “CCVRs’’ from the aged Pre-Arrival Evaluation Reporting Technique “PAARS” which is been managed by west blue benefit from their CCVR’s.”
Nevertheless, he mentioned, “the freight and trade community only to turned up to function on Tuesday to surprisingly obtain out that Gcnet techniques had been down.
The statement known as on all stakeholders that failed to play their roles to render an apology to traders and freight forwarders in Tema port and compensate them for the
decline of time and income. “
The black gentleman is capable of managing his personal affairs” This is a renowned estimate by the initial president of the republic Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, it’s about time condition institutions managed their very own affairs to forestall some of these troubles in the near potential.”
Pursuits at the Tema Port arrived to a standstill on Monday when it was realized that the new port administration platform that Federal government contracted CUPIA Korea to install had been encumbered with issues.
The problems coming in the really early days of the implementation of UNIPAS, led to misinformation in the general public that the UNIPAS technique which federal government tried out to change GC Net’s system with is not good.
The CFT statement congratulated Ghanaian employees on the Planet Labour Working day.