New China Customs Advance Manifest
In regard to the New China Customs Advance Manifest, we have re-studied the announcement No.56 and below information for your further reference.
Main adjustments are:
- Enforcement of advanced manifest submission 24 hours prior to Loading the vessels that sail to / via / out off ALL Chinese ports.
- Original Manifest data submitted must contain a detailed, complete and accurate goods description (same must be reflected under all Bill of Lading).
- Additional date elements which must be included are listed in following table.
|New Data elements||Requirement|
|For Consignor (Shipper)
|For Consignee (Actual)||Company Name||Mandatory if not “TO ORDER”|
|Company Code||Mandatory if not “TO ORDER”|
|Phone Number||Mandatory if not “TO ORDER”|
|Contact person Name and number||Mandatory if not “TO ORDER”|
|For Notify||Company Name||Mandatory if Consignee is “TO ORDER”|
|Company Code||Mandatory if Consignee is “TO ORDER”|
|Contact person Name and number||Mandatory if Consignee is “TO ORDER”|
The required data are provided with Shipping Instruction in time to carriers who will submit to China Customs 24 hours prior to loading, so as to ensure no penalties / fines, nor delays with cargo delivery to the consignee.