BRUSSELS, June 29, 2018 (Press Release) -In order to further standardise the administration and management of solid waste imports and prevent and control environmental pollution, in accordance with the "Law of the People's Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Waste ", the " Measures for the Administration of Solid Waste Imports" and related laws and regulations, the General Office of the State Council, the General Administration of Customs and the Ministry of Ecology and Environment announced the following regarding imports of solid wastes:
I. Solid wastes that the State allows to import should enter the country at one of the ports of entry in the “Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports” (see below for details) and go through customs formalities.
II. Importers should fill in the code in the “Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports” when they apply for a solid waste import license.
Announcement No. 40 of 2013 of the General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection is simultaneously repealed.
This announcement shall come into effect on 1 January 2019.
See below “Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports”
|Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports|
|No||Regional Customs||Area Code||Port Name||Mode of transport|
|1||Tianjin Customs||0202||Tianjin Port Xingang Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|2||Shijiazhuang Customs||0412||Tangshan Port Caofeidian Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|3||Dalian Customs||0908||Dalian Port Dayao Bay Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|4||Shijiazhuang Customs||2225||Shanghai Port Waigaoqiao Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|5||Shanghai Customs||2248||Shanghai Port Yangshan Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|6||Nanjing Customs||2327||Taicang Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|7||Hangzhou Customs||2981||Jiaxing Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|8||Ningbo Customs||3104||Ningbo Port Beilun Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|9||Fuzhou Customs||3508||Fuzhou Port Jiangyin Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|10||Xiamen Customs||3708||Xiamen Port Haitang Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|11||Qingdao Customs||4258||Qingdao Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|12||Guangzhou Customs||5119||Hong Kong South China Sea Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|13||Guangzhou Customs||5166||Nansha Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|14||Shenzhen Customs||5304/5349||Shenzhen (Shekou) Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|15||Huangpu Customs||5216||Humen Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|16||Jiangmen Customs||6821||Xinhui Port||Shipping by Ocean|
|17||Zhanjiang Customs||6711||Zhanjiang Port Xiashan Port Area||Shipping by Ocean|
|18||Nanning Customs||7203||Wuzhou Port||Shipping by River|