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July 09, 2018

Yangshan Bonded Port Area Custom Service Center starts operation

Shanghai Yangshan Bonded Port Area Custom Service Center was officially put into operation recently to further trade facilitation and improve the area’s business environment.

Located at 188 Yesheng Road and with a total floor space of 3,000 square meters, the center has integrated the clearance and customs inspection service into one administrative area and simplified its customs service procedures.

Li Zhaojie, deputy director of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone Administration, said the Yangshan Bonded Port Area’s clearance efficiency will be increased a lot with the establishment of the custom service center, and Yangshan’s strategic position as an international shipping industry’s testing field will be further strengthened.

Qiu Yabing, deputy director of Yangshan Customs, said the establishment of the custom service center marks an important step of the area’s institutional reforms. Next, Shanghai Customs will further promote the in-depth integration of the custom’s management and inspection and examination responsibilities.