On 13 March, General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China (GACC) released an announcement. In order to support and help enterprises to response to COVID-19, local customs can grant an extension of no more than six months to goods temporary imported and exported that are extended for three times and cannot be shipped as scheduled due to COVID-19 based on required materials from consignee, consignor and ATA document holder. Consignees, consignors and ATA document holders can apply for extension at the “internet + customs” integration online platform.

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