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clearing agent

1. A substance that increases the transparency of tissues prepared for microscopic examination.
2. In radiographic film processing, the active agent in the fixer that clears undeveloped silver bromide crystals from the film. The most common agent is ammonium thiosulfate. Synonym: fixing agent
See also: agent
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'Through the fresh clearing process, the clearing agents will be able to clear only four to five vehicles each', he argued.
Nwala said that compiling the list of overtime cargoes was a complicated issue, saying that there were some clearing agents with genuine cases who finished all necessary clearance but due to the bad road network, could not take delivery of their containers.
Sources further said that Customs officials found the front door of the driver's side of the vehicle as broken during the examination, while the importer failed to produce the original key of the vehicle and when asked to produce original passport of the importer, which is necessary under import policy, the clearing agent presented a photocopy of the passport instead of original.
The clearing agent Al Muqtidar Services was also previously dealing in import cargo.
The ship came under investigation, after security agencies raised an alarm when discrepancies were found in the cargo lists provided by the ship's captain and the clearing agent.
Another clearing agent, Jamshed Khan, said custom officials had handed over the control of the import terminal and export gate to the National Logistic Cell against the will of the clearing agents and transporters.
It is alleged that Gendipe enterprises and Rupai Trading Ltd together with their clearing agent Landmark Freight Services Ltd were helped by customs and Kebs officials to conceal goods they imported to evade tax and revenue due to the state.
Another clearing agent, Chijioke Ebuka however urged the federal government to ensure that customs adhere strictly to the implementation of the executive order.
Arslan Subuctageen, the export consignment bound of Japan of exporter M/s B2B treaders, Sialkot and clearing agent Leo?
It will also function as its clearing agent on foreign regulated derivative markets.