Dubai Customs & Tecom Center completes Dhs2.2m transactions for goods valued Dhs609b

Published: Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Jebel Ali and Tecom customs center at Sea Customs Centers Management, one of Dubai Customs’ departments, remarkably crossed the two million bar by completing 2.189 million customs transactions in the first nine months of 2021 for goods with a value of Dhs609.357 billion and volume of 79,369 tons.

The Center made 164 seizures and 172,394 inspection operations and scanned 223,711 containers and consignments in the same period within its consistent development plans and efforts to facilitate trade, secure the borders and help maintain the leading status Dubai enjoys worldwide.

Jebel Ali and Tecom Center follows an integrated strategy to ensure best services are delivered to clients, and to help towards better integration and cooperation with strategic government partners.

“We never cease to develop our potential and plans in the center in order to serve our national economy and secure our society in the best possible way following the vision and directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai,” said Fouad Al Swaidi, Acting Director of Jebel Ali Customs Centers Management. “We improved the performance of Jebel Ali Center further by developing and updating the inspection systems in place to thwart all smuggling attempts and protect our society from the hazards of prohibited goods. Our (Safe Homeland) Campaign helped boost the overall performance and increase the efficiency of our inspectors; our frontline heroes, who are always ready and alert to combat smuggling.”