Dalian Customs District set up “Single Window” service center in the Pilot Free Trade Zone

When the Pilot Free Trade Zone was established in Dalian, Liaoning province, Dalian Customs District implemented the 25 supportive measures issued by General Administration of Customs, P. R. China in line with local conditions. Recently, Dalian Customs District set up “Single Window” service center in the Pilot Free Trade Zone, following Gangwan, Bayuquan, Yingkou, Dandong and Jinpu New Area, and it is an important measure of Dalian Customs District for the construction of the Pilot Free Trade Zone.

Dalian Customs District positively build “Single Window” service center and promote the development of "Internet plus". The centers bring in customs clearance and approval system to realize the “Single Window” of order receiving, clearance, filing and approval. Enterprises can choose ways of clearance as needed, which can greatly reduce the cost of customs clearance. At present, the centers bring in "Internet plus" to provide online service, including reception, processing and supervision. At the same time, the online service of Dalian Customs District started its operation on May 15th, which greatly reduced trivial procedures. The online systems reduce more than 30% of time and financial costs in customs clearance for businesses.