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Percentage of balikbayan boxes arriving in the Philippines

Requested from BOC by Christian Chua at 10:52 PM on Sep 04, 2019.
Purpose: Research for Systems Engineering
Date of Coverage: 09/01/2015 - 09/01/2019
Tracking no: #BOC-812888332936

Christian 10:52 PM, Sep 04, 2019

Hi! I would like to request the statistics - percentage of balikbayan boxes that are arriving here in the Philippines in all of the cargo imported.
Many thanks!
September 5, 2019

Dear Christian,


Thank you for your request dated Sep 04, 2019 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

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