Customs Brokerage & International Freight and Cargo Forwarding


Dedication That Surpass Expectation

San Miguel Infrastructure stands as a key player in the Philippine construction sector, renowned for its involvement in several major infrastructure projects across the country. These projects include the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX), Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (STAR), South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), Skyway System, NAIA Expressway (NAIAX), Boracay Airport, MRT-7 rail and road project, and the Bulacan Bulk Water Supply Project. These infrastructures play crucial roles in enhancing transportation, connectivity, and overall development in their respective regions.

Operating under San Miguel Infrastructure are two subsidiaries:
1. SMC SLEX: This subsidiary focuses on the development and management of the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), a major thoroughfare connecting Metro Manila to Southern Luzon provinces. SMC SLEX plays a pivotal role in ensuring smooth and efficient transportation along this vital corridor.

2. Star Infrastructure Development Inc: Star Infrastructure Development Inc is another subsidiary under San Miguel Infrastructure, contributing to the development of various infrastructure projects that promote economic growth and connectivity nationwide.

On November 2023, ASBCI was selected to handle the importation of heavy equipment trucks, specifically MAN Dump trucks, for San Miguel Infrastructure. These trucks arrived in two batches, with the first batch arriving on November 03, 2023, and the second batch on December 15, 2023, at the Port of Bauan, Batangas.

The importation of 27 units of MAN Dump trucks signifies San Miguel Infrastructure’s ongoing commitment to maintaining a modern and efficient fleet of heavy equipment for their construction projects. ASBCI’s involvement in handling the importation process reflects their expertise in logistics management and regulatory compliance, ensuring the seamless integration of these trucks into San Miguel Infrastructure’s operations.

Overall, this initiative underscores San Miguel Infrastructure’s dedication to delivering high-quality infrastructure solutions and ASBCI’s capabilities as a trusted partner in handling complex importation processes for heavy equipment in the construction industry.

Following their arrival at the Port of Bauan, Batangas, the MAN Dump trucks underwent a rigorous examination as part of the customs processing and releasing procedures. This examination, conducted collaboratively with the customs representative of ASBCI, the Bureau of Customs, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), and the Coast Guard, aimed to ensure compliance with all regulatory standards and safety protocols.

During the examination process, each aspect of the MAN Dump trucks was thoroughly assessed, including their specifications, documentation, and overall condition. This meticulous scrutiny was crucial in verifying the trucks’ adherence to importation regulations and confirming their suitability for use in San Miguel Infrastructure’s construction projects.

The involvement of multiple regulatory agencies such as the Bureau of Customs, PDEA, and the Coast Guard underscores the complexity and importance of customs clearance for heavy equipment imports. ASBCI’s collaboration with these agencies exemplifies their commitment to thoroughness, transparency, and regulatory compliance in managing importation processes on behalf of their clients.

By successfully navigating the customs examination and processing, ASBCI demonstrated their expertise in logistics management and regulatory affairs, ensuring the seamless integration of the MAN Dump trucks into San Miguel Infrastructure’s fleet of heavy equipment. This achievement not only highlights ASBCI’s capabilities as a trusted logistics partner but also reinforces San Miguel Infrastructure’s commitment to operational excellence and compliance in their construction endeavors.

ASBCI successfully facilitated the release of the heavy equipment trucks after completing the rigorous customs examination, meeting and exceeding the client’s Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and expectations.

This achievement not only underscores ASBCI’s expertise in handling heavy equipment imports but also strengthens their reputation as a reliable and efficient logistics partner in the construction industry. The successful release of the MAN Dump trucks further reflects ASBCI’s dedication to meeting and surpassing client expectations, contributing to the seamless integration of these trucks into San Miguel Infrastructure’s operations.

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