ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Dec 2012

December 27, 2012 - The Chinese government published its annual catalogue of items requiring a license prior to import.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

PRC Ministry of Commerce, December 27 2012, (商务部、海关总署、质检总局公告2012年第98号 公布《2013年进口许可证管理货物目录》)
http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/201212/20121208502201.shtml

Inception date: 01 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended

Import licensing requirement

On the 27 December 2013 three Chinese ministries* jointly published the yearly list of goods which require a license before being allowed to be imported into the country.

Compared to the previous year, one tariff line was removed from the list, meaning it no longer required a license.

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

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 01 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended

Import licensing requirement

In addition to the above, three tariff lines were newly added to the catalogue, therefore newly requiring a license in order to be legally imported.