VISA Global China Market Update

Revised regulatory changes to China Customs Advance Manifest (CCAM) – Applicable for all cargo shipments involving the China Ports, regardless of export, import or relay.

Please be informed that with effect from 01 June 2018 and as per the latest adjustments on the release of Order No. 56 [2017] by the China Customs pertaining to the changes in regulations to the CCAM, all bill of lading Parties with cargo shipments involving the China Ports, regardless of export, import or relay will be required to comply with the following:

Additional Manifest Submission Requirements

For Export Mainland China shipments, shippers are responsible to contact VISA Global Logistics appointed office with the additional manifest requirement starting vessel ETA dated 1st June 2018 onward.

Should these details not be provided, your consignment may be at risk of being held by the Chinese Authorities including relay shipments.

Submission must include an accurate and a total representation of all goods under the Bills of Lading (BL). All information must be submitted no later than 48 hours prior to vessel ETA at Port of Loading (POL).

CLICK HERE for more information.

Note: “Company Code” – code assigned to a registered shipper/consignee for conducting business in their country’s authority – click for reference. Examples of Company Codes:

  • China – USCI (Unified Social Credit Identifier) or OC (Organisation Code)
  • United Kingdom – Company Number or VAT Number
  • United States of America – CIK (Central Index Key) or EIN (Employer Identification Number)

We will continue to keep you updated on the situation, and for assistance or more details, please contact your local VISA Global Logistics representative.

Thank you for your business and continued support.

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