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Synonyms for customhouse

a government building where customs are collected and where ships are cleared to enter or leave the country


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| The 30 to Newport will start from Customhouse Street as normal but will exit the city centre along Station Terrace, not via Castle Street or Greyfriars Road from 8:45am-12:30pm.
He set up a customhouse there, and because of his activities his name became the root for today's customs word "tariff".
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This would put a "sculpture" in the traffic circle downtown and it's been on hold for years; Customhouse Restoration in the amount of $257,336.
Nowadays, although the customhouse is deserted, the rusty water tower is still standing.
He became obsessed with tariff applications, customhouse collections and the various claims that came in an endless and monotonous array.
English traveler Peter Mundy wrote of a wheel he saw in the Balkans in 1620: "Like a Craine wheel at Customhouse Key and turned in that manner, whereon children sit on little seats hung round about in several parts thereof, and though it turned right up and down, and that the children are sometimes on the upper part of the wheel, and sometimes on the lower, yet they always sit upright."
Also, no article of imported merchandise which copies or simulates a registered trade name or trademark shall be admitted to entry at any customhouse (this covers both domestic and foreign-made articles).
Intended for purchasing managers considering international vendors, this book analyzes the total costs of importing goods into the US and explains the federal requirements for import compliance, the financial benefits of foreign-trade zones, and the importance of hiring a reputable freight forwarder and customhouse broker.
Alba Wheels Up International is one of the premier Customhouse broker, International leading Freight Forwarder and a key Logistics player in the US.
Exceeding expectations, the Nangarhar customhouse has earned 1.5 billion afghanis during the current year, an official said Addressing a press conference in Jalalabad on Saturday, customhouse head Ihsanullah Kamawal said the Ministry of Finance had set a target of seven billion afghanis for this solar year.
Summary: Algeria and Libya intend to open a joint customhouse at the frontier posts of Dabdab and Ghadames with a view to boosting trade between the two countries
The vessel was legged from Customhouse Quay in Greenock Renfrewshire.
We are also a licensed Customhouse Broker and Ocean Transportation Intermediary/Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (OTI/NVOCC).