Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council Lowered the Customs Tariff on Certain Products

On 22nd of November, 2017, Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council published Notice No.25 informing that, from 1st of December of 2017, the customs tariff for certain products, e.g. some foods for special medical purpose for infants (No.29), would be lowered. Detailed information and customs tariff adjustments for foods are listed in table I.

Table I. Customs tariff adjustments for certain products

No.

EX

Tariff

Item

Product name

Customs Tariff of 2017 for Most Favoured Nation (%)

Temporary Customs Tariff from 1st December, 2017 (%)

1

 

03031300

Frozen Atlantic salmon(Salmon salar) and Danube salmon(Hucho hucho)

10

5

2

ex

03035900

Frozen capelin, other than edible fish offal

10

5

3

 

03061490

Other frozen crabs

10

5

4

 

03061612

Frozen northern pandalus

5

2

5

 

03061719

Other frozen shrimps

5

2

6

 

03063190

Live, fresh or chilled reef shrimp and shrimp 

15

5

7

 

03063399

Live, fresh or chilled crabs

14

7

8

 

03078190

Live, fresh or chilled abalone

14

7

9

 

04062000

Grated or powdered cheese, of all kinds

12

8

10

 

04063000

Processed cheese, not grated and powdered

12

8

11

 

04064000

Blue veined cheese and other cheese containing veins produced by penicillum

roqueforti

15

8

12

 

04069000

Other cheese

12

8

13

 

08011100

Dried coconuts

12

7

14

 

08012100

Fresh or dried Brazil nuts in shell

10

7

15

 

08012200

Fresh or dried, shelled or peeled Brazil nuts

10

7

16

 

08013100

Fresh or dried cashew nuts in shell

20

7

17

 

08013200

Fresh or dried, shelled or peeled cashew nuts

10

7

18

 

08026190

Macadamia nuts in shell, not for seeding

24

12

19

 

08026200

Shelled macadamia nuts

24

12

20

ex

08029090

Pecans

24

7

21

 

08044000

Fresh or dried avocados

25

7

22

ex

08134090

Dried cranberries

25

15

23

 

16010010

Sausages of meat, meat offal or blood, with natural casing

15

8

24

 

16010020

Sausages of meat, meat offal or blood, with other casing

15

8

25

 

19011090

Other preparation for infant use, put up for retail sale

15

2

26

 

19021900

Other uncooked pasta, not stuffed or otherwise prepared

15

8

27

 

20071000

Homogenized preparations

30

15

28

 

21069050

Seal oil capsules

20

10

29

ex

21069090

Special infant milk powder of partial hydrolysis formula of lacto protein, depth hydrolysis of lacto protein, amino acid and lactose free formula

20

0

30

 

22011010

Mineral waters

20

10

31

 

22051000

Vermouth and other wine of fresh grapes flavored with plants or aromatic substances(in containers holding 2L or less)

65

14

32

 

22082000

Spirits obtained by distilling grape wine or grape marc

10

5

33

 

22083000

Whiskies

10

5

Remark: EX represents that those products shall be within the Tariff Item, depending on the specific product description. 

Reference

 http://gss.mof.gov.cn/zhengwuxinxi/zhengcefabu/201711/t20171123_2755506.html