The URA Customs Commissioner, Dicksons Kateshumbwa officiated at the 8th East Africa Customs and Freight Forwarding Practicing Certificate (EACFFPC) Graduation Ceremony for the 12th intake Friday 23rd March,2018 at Silver Springs Hotel.
It has been our mission to improve the standards of professionalism in the Clearing and Freight Forwarding industry , through our regional body-FEAFFA, and our dear partners the -East African Revenue Authorities the EACFFPC program was born, put in place and is offered to individuals already practicing or those intending to practice in the clearing and forwarding industry to build their capacity.
This program commenced in 2007 with the help of USAID – US Agency for International Development. With assistance from TradeMark East Africa , the EACFFPC curriculum was improved and training capacity expanded in order to achieve a critical mass of 4500 trained customs agents by the turn of 2013.
To-date, more than 5000 clearing and forwarding agents have gr