Custom Office’s Reponses to Foreign Travellors’ Questions Concerning Importing Automobiles to China Part 1

Posted on April 25, 2013  by Xixi  in China Customs   No Comments »
Custom Office’s Reponses to Foreign Travellors’ Questions Concerning Importing Automobiles to China Part 1

How can Staff of Foreign-funded Enterprises apply for importing vehicles for personal use ? In accordance with Measures of the Customs of the People’s Republic of China for the Supervision of the Entry and Exit of Articles for Personal Use of Long-term Non-resident Travelers (Order No. 194 of the General Administration of Customs), permanent personnel […]

China Custom Q&A: Vehicles Imported for Permanent Personnel’s Personal Use

Posted on April 13, 2013  by Xixi  in China Customs   No Comments »
China Custom Q&A: Vehicles Imported for Permanent Personnel's Personal Use

1. Permanent Representative (permanent institutions) to apply for imported cars must provide the following documents: 1) Record card of the permanent institutions in the People’s Republic of China 2) The application form of entry and exit of articles for personal use in quadruplicate (Organization Seals and Signature of the applicant); 3) Identification Documents: 1 resident […]

China Customs Q&A: Currently who can import automobile from abroad for personal use?

Posted on April 08, 2013  by Xixi  in China Customs, Importing from China   No Comments »
China Customs Q&A: Currently who can import automobile from abroad for personal use?

At present, only four types of person can import automobile from abroad for personal use. Travelers who have obtained proof of residence or the approval documents issued by the competent authorities of the Government of the People’s Republic of China , ( including Chinese non-resident visitors ) ; The resident staff among the non-resident travelers […]

China’s Sugar Imports and Exports in 2012

Posted on April 07, 2013  by Xixi  in General News, Importing from China   No Comments »
China’s Sugar Imports and Exports in 2012

2012 Sugar Imports Increased by 28.4% In 2012, China imported a total of 3,747,000 tons of sugar, a year-on-year growth of 28.4%; imports turnover amounted to $ 2.24 billion, a year-on-year growth of 15.5%. Sugar imports accounted for 192.7 percent of the total import tariff quotas, up by 42.6 percent.  Among them, in December, China’s […]

Introduction and Comparison of Major Chinese Express Companies

Posted on April 01, 2013  by Xixi  in Courier, Headline   1 Comment »
Introduction and Comparison of Major Chinese Express Companies

There are mainly three types of express companies in China, one of which is the private express company which serves as the main body of the domestic express transportation, including SFEXPRESS, SHENTONG EXPRESS and YTOEXPRESS. The second type is state-owned express service EMS, operated by China Post. International express companies constitute the third categories, among […]

China’s Ship Export Experienced a Slump in 2012

Posted on March 30, 2013  by Xixi  in General News, Headline, Importing from China   No Comments »
China’s Ship Export Experienced a Slump in 2012

In 2012, China’s ship exports amount to 36.127 billion U.S. dollars, down by 13.4%, and the export volume was 2,748,300 ships, a year-on-year decrease of 3.9%. And the average export price reached $ 13,100 / vessel, a year-on-year decline of 9.9%. Calculated by the turnovers of exports, Hong Kong, Singapore and Panama were the top […]

The 2012 CNC Machine Tool Imports Declined in Volume Yet Increased in Value

Posted on March 28, 2013  by Xixi  in Headline, Importing from China   No Comments »
The 2012 CNC Machine Tool Imports Declined in Volume Yet Increased in Value

From January to December 2012, China’s CNC machine tool imports amounted to $ 4.56 billion, a year – on – year decrease of 11.6%; import volume reached 15,600 units, down by 29.8%; the average import price amounted to $ 292,900 / units, a year – on – year growth of 26.0%. In December, China’s CNC […]

China’s Auto Imports Witnessed Strong Growth in 2012

Posted on March 24, 2013  by Xixi  in China Export News   No Comments »
China's Auto Imports Witnessed Strong Growth in 2012

In 2012 , China’s automobile (including complete sets and spare parts ) imports turnover amounted to 47.512 billion U.S. dollars , a year – on – year growth of 10.4% ; imports volume reached 1,134,900 vehicles, up by 9.7% ; the average import price was $ 41,900 / vehicle , a year – on – […]

The Ministry of Commerce Department Made Preliminary Decision to Take Temporary Anti-Dumping Measures on Toluidine Imported from the EU

Posted on March 14, 2013  by Xixi  in Anti Dumping, Legal   1 Comment »
The Ministry of Commerce Department Made Preliminary Decision to Take Temporary Anti-Dumping Measures on Toluidine Imported from the EU

On February 28, the Ministry of Commerce issued Public Notice No. 11 of 2013, announcing the preliminary decision to take temporary anti-dumping measures on toluidine imported from the EU. According to the Notice, under the investigation of the Ministry of Commerce, the dumping of toluidine imported from the EU has caused substantial damage to China’s […]

Introduction of China Processing Trade

Posted on March 10, 2013  by Xixi  in Glossary, Knowledge   1 Comment »
Introduction of China Processing Trade

1. What are processing with imported material and processing with supplied material? Processing with imported material refers to a business mode whereby a domestic entity with the power to engage in foreign trade uses foreign exchange to purchase imported raw materials, sources, supplementary materials, accessories, parts and components, and wrapping materials(hereinafter referred to as materials […]