No more new import licence for cigarettes from Jan 1, 2021

PUTRAJAYA, Dec 30 — There will be no more new import licence for cigarettes issued by the Royal Malaysian Customs Department (JKDM) effective Jan 1, 2021, said Customs director-general Datuk Seri Abdul Latif Abdul Kadir. However, he said the existing import licences could still be renewed. “To tighten the renewal of Cigarette Import Licence, the additional conditions for importing the minimum quantity of cigarettes that have been set within 12 months must be adhered to,” he said in a statement today. He said from Jan 1, 2021, all transshipment of cigarettes, tobacco… Read More