NUEVO LAREDO — The customs office of Nuevo Laredo, recognized as the most important in Latin America, recorded a 6% increase in tax collection during the first half of the year by capturing US$ 3.5 million through 1,046,000 customs declarations; while so far this year the figure was exceeded with US $ 3.4 million, with approximately the same number of requests.
The collection from self-declaration at this customs office also increased, since in 2018 US $ 4.7 million were raised, while this year it increased to US$5.8 million, with more than 80,000 computerized tickets.
According to figures from Auto Declaración y Recaudación de Pedimentos, Nuevo Laredo is recognized as one of the most efficient customs office in the country due to the improvements it has implemented regarding procedures.
Private industry organizations believe that the customs office’s growth is a consequence of its trained personnel, characterized by openness and experience; factors that have managed to increase the monetary collection derived from self-declarations and logistical requests.
Source: El Economista