What is the enterprise granted for convenient and quick customs clearance?
Customs General Administration and the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation jointly issued policy measures to facilitate customs clearance in 2001 to further support the development of high-tech industries. The enterprise who meets the requirements, after application and approval, can apply to one or more facilitative procedures for customs clearance.
What facilitative measures can the enterprises granted for convenient and quick customs clearance enjoy?ⅰ. Customs clearance measures mainly include customs declarations in advance, networking declaration, rapid transit, door-to-door inspection and release, urgent customs clearance and release with customs security.
What conditions are required to apply for facilitative measures for customs clearance?Any type of the following enterprises can apply to the Customs: ⅰ. The large high-tech manufacturing enterprises (including state-owned enterprises, private enterprises and foreign-invested enterprises), registered with Guangzhou Customs, engaged in high-tech manufacture with production included in “Chinese Exports of High-tech Products Catalog” jointly compiled by the Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation, Ministry of Finance, State Administration of Taxation and Customs General Administration, with export volume over 100 million U.S. dollars, can apply to the competent customs for nationwide facilitative measures for customs clearance. ⅱ. Enterprises with the following conditions may apply to the customs authorities in Guangzhou Customs surveillance zone applicable to one or more regional measures to facilitate customs clearance procedures:
How does the enterprise granted for convenient and quick customs clearance go through customs formalities?Guangzhou Customs specially sets up “to facilitate customs clearance” window at the customs scene. The enterprise granted for convenient and quick customs clearance can go through customs formalities directly in the window in advance.