Commodity Details

Chapter 84.43 Printing machinery used for printing by means of plates, cylinders and other printing components of heading 84.42; other printers, copying machines and facsimile machines, whether or not combined; parts and accessories thereof.
Heading 8443.30 – Other printers, copying machines and facsimile machines, whether or not combined :
Subheading 8443.39 – – Other :
Commodity 8443.39.30 – – – Other photocopying apparatus incorporating an optical system

For Imports

Regulating Agencies

Legal Basis

Permits, Clearances, Certifications

  • Clearance to Import

Requirements & Procedures

Documentary Requirements

National Bureau of Investigation

  1. Letter request addressed to the Director of the NBI, Manila
  2. Proforma invoices / firm offers of the suppliers
  3. Brochures and/or literatures of the color reproduction machines to be imported
  4. Articles of Incorporation, General Information Sheet, DTI of Importer
  5. NBI Clearance of Importer


National Bureau of Investigation

  1. All applications for the importation of color reproduction machines shall be filed with the NBI for prior clearance.
  2. Upon receipt of such application by the NBI, the same shall be forwarded to the Investigation Division, Currency Issue and Integrity Office, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, East Avenue, Diliman Quezon City for record-check purposes and the preparation of the Clearance to Import.
  3. All Clearance to Import shall be released by the NBI to the applicants who in turn shall present the same to the corresponding banks/BOC


  1. NBI – Clearance for Color Reproduction Machines

Import Status


For Exports

Regulating Agencies



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