ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Dec 2017

December 10, 2017 - the Chinese government published a new iteration of the catalogue of goods subject to automatic import licensing.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

PRC Ministry of Commerce, December 10 2017. (商务部 海关总署 质检总局公告2017年第87号 公布2018年自动进口许可管理货物目录)
http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/201712/20171202689921.shtml

Inception date: 01 Jan 2018 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import licensing requirement

On the 31st of December 2017, three Chinese ministries* jointly published the annual list of goods that would be subject to automatic import licensing for the subsequent year.

In total, one item was removed from the list, meaning it was no longer subject to such requirements.

*Ministry of Commerce, General Administration of Customs, General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 01 Jan 2018 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import licensing requirement

In addition to the above, two items were also added to the list, meaning they would be subject to import licensing requirements.