MOFCOM China Earnestly Facilitates Digitalized Import & Export Licenses
In order to implement the decision and deployment of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council on the prevention and control of the COVID-19, and effectively optimize services and further facilitate enterprises to apply for import and export licenses during the pandemic, the General Office of MOFCOM (The Ministry of Commerce) issued the Notice on Further Facilitating Enterprises to Apply for Import and Export Licenses during the Period of Epidemic Prevention and Control (hereinafter referred to as the Notice).
The Notice requires relevant departments to actively guide and encourage enterprises to apply for digital import and export licenses, further simplify the documents required for the online application of import and export licenses, and further optimize the application and update process of USB keys. If you cannot submit or issue import and export license application in time due to the epidemic, you may apply to the Quota and Licensing Bureau of the Ministry of Commerce for forwarding and issuing import and export license(s) on your behalf.
The Notice stressed that the related departments should attach great importance to, compaction, in accordance with the general requirements for epidemic prevention and control of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council, combined with local actual situation, the initiative as, flexible and efficient, in order to reduce personnel gathered, effectively reduce the risk, practical and convenient enterprise as the principle, take active measures to ensure that import and export steadily and orderly continues during the pandemic. At the same time, MOFCOM commits to strengthening the monitoring of the social feedback, and dealing with the new difficulties encountered by enterprises on a timely basis.
For import & license registrations, AFE (Administration of Foreign Exchange) registration, and bank account opening (CNY account, FT account, foreign currency account), and change of registration on local MSA (Market Supervision Administration), please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
1)《商务部切实便利企业无纸化申领进出口许可证件》. MOFCOM China. http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/resume/n/202002/20200202934335.shtml