Please note that China Customs has released Order No.56  to adjust the advanced manifest rule (GACC advisory in Chinese) effective from 1st June, 2018 onwards.
中国海关总署发布的第56号关于调整进出口舱单监管事项的规定将于2018年6月1日起实施。(More Chinese translation here)
The adjustments include implementation of the following:
- Bronel must provide advanced submission of manifest at least 24 hours prior to vessel loading.
- Cargo information must be complete and accurate and submitted to China Customs 24 hours prior to loading onto vessels that sail to/via/out of Chinese mainland ports.
- The manifest must accurately and completely reflect all goods under bills of lading. Generic descriptions such as “Chemicals”, “Equipment”, or “Foodstuffs” will not be accepted
- Full contact details of Shipper, Consignee, and Consignor (such as company code and communication number) are mandatory.
In order to comply with the new regulatory requirement from China Customs, and to ensure timely transportation of your cargo, Bronel Group must receive the require manifest data in a timely manner. For cut-off times, please consult our Shipping Schedule.