Apapa custom service generates N31.5bn in October

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Apapa Area 1 Command, said on Tuesday it generated N31. 5 billion in October, up from N30.5 billion in September.

The revenue profile of the command,  made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, showed that the amount recorded in October was N1 billion higher than what the command generated in September.

NAN reports that in the month under review, the command generated N15. 3 billion into the Federation account.

This includes import duties and other fees.

Under the Non-Federation account, the command generated N16.2 billion from port levy, rice levy, 5 per cent Value Added Tax, among other duties.

However, levies on rice and wheat grain generated the highest income of over N6.7 billion

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