China will streamline the integrated customs clearance process by implementing a two-step customs declaration mode: a simplified declaration before customs release, and then a complete declaration within a time frame.
The single window for international trade enables 25 ministries to share information, operates online cooperation projects among 68 departments, and provides 495 services for enterprises at all ports.
It will be applied to all major businesses by the end of the year.
Import and export supervision certificates will be simplified, and all certificates except for those involving security or confidentiality and other special circumstances should be submitted and processed online by the end of 2019, one year ahead of schedule.
Local governments are asked to announce time limit standards for enterprises providing port operation services in a timely manner, to improve port efficiency.
Management on the list of charges will be enhanced, fee reductions will be implemented, and monopoly charges will be investigated according to law.
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