If all the check boxes are green, congratulations£¡your merchandise can be exported to
If there are red, orange, or yellow boxes, that mean some of your items
may not be compliance with Chinese regulations, you need to handle
relevant procedure in advance,
and you can purchase our 'General guide of how to export china', to understand the whole process and
restrictions on your export to China;
Pre-export Prepare Phase:
China Regulation Description
Does this kind commodity from the country of origin allowed to import China?
Some special commodities, need the country of origin and the Chinese government to sign relevant bilateral protocol in adcance, before they can be allowed to import to china; such as agricultural products, meat, fruits, vegetables, dairy products,etc.
Does oversea manufacturer of this kind commodity ,
need apply to Chinese government agency for registration in advance before they can sell its products to
For some special commodities, oversea manufacturer or exporter need apply to Chinese government agency for register or filing in advance before they can
sell their products to China, For example, manufacturers of meat , dairy, aquatic products need to apply CNCA registration;
Does oversea exporter of this kind commodity , need
apply to Chinese government agency for filing in
advance before they can export this kind commodity to China?
For some special commodities, oversea exporter need apply to Chinese government agency for filing in advance before they can export such commodities to China, For example, Food Exporters need to apply AQSIQ filing;
Does china buyer / importer of this kind commodity , need
have any special license from Chinese government agencies in
advance before they can import this kind commodity to China?
special commodities,chinese buyer / importer need obtain some
special licenses from Chinese government agencies in advance
before they can import this kind commodity to China, For
example, cosmetics importer need to apply imported cosmetics
consignee CIQ filing in advance;
Does this kind commodity have to obtain pre-market
approval from relevant Chinese agencies in adcance before it can be
imported into China?
special commodities, need to apply China's relevant government
agencies pre-market approval, testing or certification in
advance before export to china ; for example, electronic and
electrical products generally require CCC certification; drugs,
medical devices, cosmetics,infant formula milk powder, etc.,
need to apply CFDA Registration
Do you have evidence (test report, analysis
report,etc.) to prove this commodity is compliance with the
China's relevant safety and quality standards and
All commodities must be compliance with China's relevant safety
and quality standards and regulations ,then can be sold in the
Chinese market; Even if have imported into China, buyers, distributors, and retailers will require manufacturer to provide relevant test reports in response to market routine inspections of the government agencies..
If have, Does this evidence is enough and can be recognized by china government agencies ?
There are hundreds of thousands of relevant safety and quality
standards and regulations in China, and each type of commodity
has its own general standards and special standard requirements.
The china government agencies only accept chinese version
report, and some kind test must be conducted in the designated
Does this kind commodity need Chinese labeling?
Except of some agricultural products and
industrial raw materials, most of the prepackaged commodities
need to have chinese label then can be marketed in china.
If have, Does the Chinese label meet the
Chinese labeling norm?
category commodities, have its specific Chinese label norm,
include Content, format, labeling method, etc. Some kind commodities, the Chinese label need apply china government agencies filing;
such as imported food, cosmentcs chinese label need the
Importing China Phase:
China Regulation Description
Do you know the China HS code of this kind commodity?
china customs declaration application, the first step is
commodity China HS classification, the Follow-up steps of
customs declaration procdures, declaration elements and
documents, import tariff accounting, and customs inspection and
quarantine requirements are all based on HS codes; China adopts
10 digit HS codes, may be different with the country of origin
or other countries.
Do you know What kind import tariff need to be paid
to China customs? What is the overall import tariff rate?
China import tariff items include: Gen Duty, MFN Duty, FTA Duty,
2018 Interim Duty, VAT, Consumption Tax, etc. Same commodities
from different countries of origin, Applicable import tariffs
item and rate are differents. The calculation of import tariffs
is not a simple accumulation, Instead, there is a specific
formula to calculate;
Do you know the process of China Customs declaration?
Inspection and quarantine items and requirements?
kind commodities, their customs declaration procedure,
inspection and quarantine requirements are different, and if the
wrong procedures are conducted, customs clearance may be
hindered or even failed, resulting in long delay time and
Do you know which import documents need to be
prepared in advance for Chinese customs declaration?
declarations require submit Import documents to china customs,
the import documents are divided into general documents
(contracts, insurance policies, packing lists, bills of lading,
etc.), and specific documents (such as manufacturer/ exporter
registrsation proof , product pre-market approval proof,
certificates, test reports, etc.)
If import documents are not enough or do not meet the
requirements, then the commodities cannot be release;
Before food and cosmetics export to China, all overseas exporters, manufacturers, and
domestic importers must apply China Customs registration in advance, after obtain the
GACC registration number, then can going through the customs clearance procedures.
So far, there are more than 300,000 overseas exporters and manufacturers, 50,000 Chinese importers have registered with China Customs.
Transcustoms.com provide express online China Customs registration
service, can obtain GACC number for overseas exporters and manufacturers within 1~2 week.
If you have subscribed our Annual Membership, you can get a
50% discount for GACC registration.
Before exporting to China, many kinds of goods need to apply for Pre-market Approval from the Chinese Government Agency.
These Pre-market Approval process usually need a few weeks, months, or even years, So you need to arrange in advance before shipping.
Otherwise, without such Approval, even if the goods have arrived at the China Customs, they will not be cleared normally, and the goods will be detained in the port till get such approval, or even be returned, causing you huge losses.
Since Aug 1, 2018, China Customs has used new 13-digits
HS code for Customs Declaration;
If use incorrect HS codes for China Customs declaration,
will resulting in the Customs Clearance failed, Cause additional
Clearance time, more storage costs, substantial fines ,
administrative penalties, even face Civil or Criminal