New China Customs Data Requirements

Posted On: June 5, 2018

As you may already be aware of ‘The General Administration of Customs China (GACC) Announcement No.56’ effective 1stJune 2018 which requires further data included on all MAWB, HAWBS, MANIFESTS for destinations within China and those transiting to another Country outside China (excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan) and is applicable for all consolidated or direct shipments.

Here is an outline of the information requirements that EFS Global will require:

SHIPPER
Full address, postcode, contact name & number, VAT number.
If personal effects then Passport Number or CN ID number.

CONSIGNEE
Full address, zip code, contact name & number, Unified Social Credit Identifier (USCI 18 digit number)

‘ORDER OF’ OR NOTIFYING PARTY
Full address, zip code, contact name & number, Unified Social Credit Identifier (USCI 18 digit number).

DESCRIPTION OF GOODS
Must be detailed, general descriptions are not allowed.

CONSOLS
MAWB, MANIFEST and HAWBs must also comply.

For freight from/to the UK please complete the relevant online form here:

Air Freight

Ocean Freight

or call 01282 410044