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What we do.

V.N. Lakhani & Co. has been operating since before the partition of India; as the need for logistical service and import and export businesses arose as the subcontinent blossomed to be the trading hub of the world.

Customs Clearing

Customs clearing is a significant part of Import & Export business. Hassle free and timely Customs clearance of goods directly affects your cost and profitability. We believe that we have to earn your business every day. To do this we need to understand your needs and respond accordingly. We therefore work diligently to ensure that your unique requirements are met to your satisfaction.

At V.N. Lakhani & Co clients are assisted and guided right from the day they decide to import or export.

Correct documentation, tariff classification, applicable exemption notifications, trade agreements, pre- and post-shipment requirement, restriction under the trade policy and other related laws are the areas focused by us to ensure flawless customs clearance service to our clients.

Besides knowledge and experience, our excellent contacts with custom authorities are also helpful in quickly resolving problems, if any, and in handling the clearance without any delay.

Project Clearing

As far as project clearance is concerned, we vigorously apply lessons learned from our past megaproject handling experiences to ensure predictable results.

At V.N. Lakhani & Co, project shipments are handled with great care. We plan and analyse project’s needs and requirements in advance that makes it possible for us to render hassle-free clearance service.

Draft invoices are first scrutinised and approved by us,
H.S. Codes are thoroughly checked and advised and applicable exemption notifications are claimed where required. The shipments are then monitored on day-to­ day basis to avoid even a single day’s delay that may result in port demurrages.

Arrangements are made in advance to take direct delivery of oversized and overweight pieces and transportation is lined up to lift the consignment within a day or two after landing.

All project-related work is thus carried out within our quality assurance guidelines and procedures for which our staff is fully equipped and trained.

Transportation

For the bulk and containerized deliveries and goods meant for upcountry and local destinations, we engage trusted, reliable and experienced transportation companies associated with V.N. Lakhani
& Co since long.

Loading, transportation and delivery of oversized and overweight project cargo is done under our supervision through transport companies owning specialized vehicles and equipment and possessing experience in handling project cargo.

Route survey is undertaken before transport of heavy or cargo and prior necessary arrangements are made to make the movement of the cargo safe and quick.

Furthermore, due to the volume and business relationships developed over the years, VNL negotiates the best rates on your behalf, while maintaining the quality of services expected of us and our transportation companies associates.

Legal and Consultancy Services

Legal advice and consultancy services relating to customs and import & export matters is available to our clients.

We possess the necessary expertise and knowledge to prepare and contest legal cases before the Adjudication and Customs Appellate Tribunal, and can also help and assist attorneys engaged by our clients on professional matters in cases where higher courts are involved.

Our own in-house legal counsel is available for advice and service as per need of our clients.

Post-Clearance

Post-clearance services such as processing of release of security instruments and follow-up on cases referred to the classification committee, valuation branch or Federal Board of Revenue are also handled by V.N. Lakhani & Co in order to provide a complete package of clearance related services to our clients.

Customs Clearing

Customs clearing is a significant part of Import & Export business. Hassle free and timely Customs clearance of goods directly affects your cost and profitability. We believe that we have to earn your business every day. To do this we need to understand your needs and respond accordingly. We therefore work diligently to ensure that your unique requirements are met to your satisfaction.

At V.N. Lakhani & Co clients are assisted and guided right from the day they decide to import or export.

Correct documentation, tariff classification, applicable exemption notifications, trade agreements, pre- and post-shipment requirement, restriction under the trade policy and other related laws are the areas focused by us to ensure flawless customs clearance service to our clients.

Besides knowledge and experience, our excellent contacts with custom authorities are also helpful in quickly resolving problems, if any, and in handling the clearance without any delay.

Project Clearing

As far as project clearance is concerned, we vigorously apply lessons learned from our past megaproject handling experiences to ensure predictable results.

At V.N. Lakhani & Co, project shipments are handled with great care. We plan and analyse project’s needs and requirements in advance that makes it possible for us to render hassle-free clearance service.

Draft invoices are first scrutinised and approved by us,
H.S. Codes are thoroughly checked and advised and applicable exemption notifications are claimed where required. The shipments are then monitored on day-to­ day basis to avoid even a single day’s delay that may result in port demurrages.

Arrangements are made in advance to take direct delivery of oversized and overweight pieces and transportation is lined up to lift the consignment within a day or two after landing.

All project-related work is thus carried out within our quality assurance guidelines and procedures for which our staff is fully equipped and trained.

Transportation

For the bulk and containerized deliveries and goods meant for upcountry and local destinations, we engage trusted, reliable and experienced transportation companies associated with V.N. Lakhani
& Co since long.

Loading, transportation and delivery of oversized and overweight project cargo is done under our supervision through transport companies owning specialized vehicles and equipment and possessing experience in handling project cargo.

Route survey is undertaken before transport of heavy or cargo and prior necessary arrangements are made to make the movement of the cargo safe and quick.

Furthermore, due to the volume and business relationships developed over the years, VNL negotiates the best rates on your behalf, while maintaining the quality of services expected of us and our transportation companies associates.

Legal and Consultancy Services

Legal advice and consultancy services relating to customs and import & export matters is available to our clients.

We possess the necessary expertise and knowledge to prepare and contest legal cases before the Adjudication and Customs Appellate Tribunal, and can also help and assist attorneys engaged by our clients on professional matters in cases where higher courts are involved.

Our own in-house legal counsel is available for advice and service as per need of our clients.

Post-Clearance

Post-clearance services such as processing of release of security instruments and follow-up on cases referred to the classification committee, valuation branch or Federal Board of Revenue are also handled by V.N. Lakhani & Co in order to provide a complete package of clearance related services to our clients.

our clients

Aisha Steel Mills Limited

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Zoomlion Heavy Industry

Zoomlion is engaged in developing and manufacturing high-tech equipment for engineering and agricultural industries. Zoomlion is China’s first construction machinery company to be listed on both Shenzhen and Hong Kong stock exchanges, with registered capital amounting to RMB 7.664 billion.

Power Cement Limited

Power Cement’s principal activity is manufacturing, selling and marketing of cement. Its product portfolio includes ordinary Portland cement, sulphate resistant cement, and Portland blast furnace slag cement. Power Cement Limited also exports its products. The factory is situated at DehKaloKohar, Nooriabad Industrial Estate, District Dadu (Sindh).

Agha Steel Industries

Agha Steel Industries is the fully automatic leading Steel Re-Rolling Manufacturing Company with an annual capacity of 240,000 Metric Ton per annum. ASIL is Pakistan’s first completely automatic Rolling Mill having a capacity to make Re-Bars ranging from 8mm to 40mm, thus leading Pakistan into a new era of steel-making.

Faizan Steel Mills

Faizan Steel Mills, by virtue of its technology and its team, is one of the very few mills in the country successfully producing Earthquake Resistant Deformed Steel bars according to American Standard for Testing and Materials (ASTM) standard ASTM A706.

Alucan Pvt Ltd

Alucan is a manufacturer of aluminium collapsible tube business and has been operating since the past 35 years. The company operates out of two units: one in S.I.T.E, and the other in KEPZ.

ASG Steel Group

Founded in 1988, Abbas Steel Group is Pakistan’s leading steel manufacturer and importer of steel products. Abbas Steel Group comprises of a combination of automatic and manual re-rolling mills which have the combined capacity to produce approx. 200,000MT of steel as well as several sales centers spread out across the country