DALIAN CHINA  DALIAN CHINA
10 Measures to Actively Support Foreign-invested and Foreign Trade Enterprises to Emerge in the Fight against the Outbreak of the NCP
2020-02-07

The following measures are formulated to make every effort to support all foreign-invested and foreign trade enterprises in Dalian to emerge from the hard time, speed up the resumption of operation and production and ensure the stable development of enterprises in a bid to deeply implement the important instructions of Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee to resolutely win the battle against the epidemic and fully carry out the decisions and deployment on epidemic prevention and control made by the CPC Central Committee, the State Council, the CPC Liaoning Provincial Committee and the Liaoning Provincial People’s government.

 

1.Establishing an assistance mechanism to support the resumption of operation and production of foreign-invested enterprises. Organizing commercial departments of all districts, prefecture-level cities, counties and pilot areas to register enterprises that have difficulty in resuming work. Designating a district-level government official and a contact for every enterprise, setting up working records to implement the working mechanism of daily management, coordination and implementation so as to actively help enterprises prepare for operation and production resumption, coordinate and tackle problems during this period in a timely manner. Issues of significant importance shall be discussed and solved in line with the principle of “Targeted solutions for targeted issues” (Responsible Divisions: Investment Promotion Division Ⅰ Ⅱ Ⅲ)

 

2.Speeding up the cashing and effective use of policy funds. Revising and improving the Policies for further Opening-up and Active Use of Foreign Investment in Dalian to allow more enterprises to benefit from the policies. The bonus for foreign investment, the bonus for locating enterprises in Dalian, the bonus for scaling up investment and construction and the bonus for applying for the establishment of new foreign-invested R&D centers shall be delivered in advance, the award for revenue and senior executives shall be delivered as soon as final settlement is done; SMEs fund for expanding international market, fund of China Export&Credit Insurance Corporation and etc. that have been included in the budget of 2020 shall be applied for, examined and verified in advance and allocated in a faster pace to alleviate the pressure on foreign trade enterprises; online training for employees dispatched abroad launched by enterprises dispatching labors abroad and training institutions targeting personnel sent abroad are encouraged, with the charges for purchasing and using online training systems such as CCtalk being fully covered. (Responsible divisions: Investment Promotion Division Ⅲ,Foreign Trade Division, Foreign Investment and Economic Cooperation Division)

 

3. Providing online and offline consulting services for foreign-funded enterprises. Organize the business departments of all districts, cities and counties, and pioneering districts to establish wechat service groups for domestic and foreign-funded enterprises in their respective areas, open hotlines for consulting services for foreign-funded enterprises, establish a fast service channel during the epidemic so as to promptly respond to and solve various problems raised by foreign-funded enterprises. Prepare in advance for issues of concern to foreign-funded enterprises and update them dynamically in time to improve the efficiency of consulting services. (Responsible unit: Investment Promotion Division III)

 

4. Establishing the epidemic information notification mechanism. According to the national, provincial and municipal epidemic situation, report the epidemic progress of our city and the policy measures taken by the government to foreign enterprises' foreign employees and employees of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan through the channels such as foreign investment enterprise association, foreign business association, foreign financial institutions and the media such as Internet, wechat, etc., with different languages such as English, Japanese and Korean, so as to help foreign-funded enterprises effectively prevent and resolve the epidemic risk and alleviate the adverse impact of the epidemic situation on the operation as well as strengthen the confidence of foreign entrepreneurs. (Responsible unit: Investment Promotion DivisionⅠ Ⅱ Ⅲ)

 

5. Establishing information release mechanism of manufacturers. According to the needs of the prevention and control work after the resumption of production, timely release the information of manufacturers in foreign countries, in our country, Liaoning and Dalian related to the production and sales of anti epidemic materials to the foreign-funded enterprises in our city. Coordinate with the commercial departments of each district, city, county and pilot area to timely solve the anti epidemic materials needed after the production resumption of enterprises, guide enterprises to carry out the anti epidemic work, and provide support for the safe production and operation of the enterprises. (Responsible unit: Investment Promotion DivisionⅠ Ⅱ Ⅲ)

 

6. Strengthening the coordination of customs clearance facilitation. Actively mobilize related import and export enterprises to find foreign suppliers of masks, protective clothing and other epidemic prevention supplies in short supply to expand the source of imported goods. At the same time, coordinate with the customs, airport, port and transportation departments and related areas along the transportation route, timely dredge the bottleneck of logistics and transportation, facilitate customs clearance and release of all kinds of materials imported by enterprises for epidemic prevention and control and production, and ensure the timely and safe delivery of epidemic prevention materials and production materials. (Responsible unit: Foreign Trade Department)

 

7.Implement trade remedy measures. For foreign trade enterprises that are unable to deliver the contract on time due to the impact of the epidemic situation, or unable to go abroad to participate in the exhibition due to the epidemic situation, guide the enterprises to apply to various trade associations, chambers of Commerce and exhibition organizations at home and abroad for the issuance of force majeure certificates, and provide necessary legal and information services for the enterprises.  For enterprises that may face risks in foreign exchange collection, guide those enterprises to apply for export credit insurance, report insurance, and claim through the WeChat public service number of China SINOSURE Small and Micro Enterprises Service. For credit insurance from the beginning of the year to the end of the epidemic, the subsidy ratio was increased from 60% to 80%. (Responsible unit: General and Legal Affairs Division, Foreign Trade Division)

 

8.Improve the level of expatriate labor service. Establish an outsourced labor service management system, complete system development and officially go online in the first quarter, complete the recruitment, filing, and training of projects and outsourced labor personnel through the online management system, and cancel the "Outsourcing Labor Project Review Form", "Report Form for the Recruitment of Labor Service Personnel". (Responsible Unit: Foreign Investment and Economic Cooperation Division)

 

Table of Work Distribution for Implementing the Tasks and Measures to Support Foreign-invested and Foreign Trade Enterprises in Time of Difficulty

9. Make every effort to ensure the safe operation of overseas projects. Strive for the support of the Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Commerce and the foreign business office, and coordinate with the municipal development and reform, public security, finance, law and other departments to solve the difficulties and problems encountered in overseas projects in a timely manner. Special study on major issues to ensure safe and normal operation of overseas projects. (responsible unit: Foreign Investment and Economic Cooperation Division)

 

10. Establish a working mechanism for assistance services. Establish a working group for foreign trade and economic enterprise assistance services, with the director of the Commerce Bureau as the team leader, and the relevant deputy directors as the deputy team leaders. Investment Promotion Division I, II, III, Foreign Trade Division, Foreign Investment and Economic Cooperation Division, General and Legal Affairs Division as the responsible divisions. According to the above responsibilities, each responsible division and person shall carefully provide assistance services for foreign trade and foreign economic enterprises, strengthen internal communication and coordination and information sharing, track all kinds of policies and measures issued by various departments in various regions during the epidemic, timely propose and plan policies and suggestions to help foreign trade and foreign economic enterprises in our city, and practically implement the assistance and service measures.

 

Attachment:

Table of Work Distribution for Implementing the Tasks and Measures to Support Foreign-invested and Foreign Trade Enterprises in Time of Difficulty

Attachment:

No.

   Tasks

Contents and Requirements

Responsible Divisions

Division Chief

Contact

1

Establish an assistance mechanism to support the resumption of operation and production of foreign-invested enterprises.

Organize commercial departments of all districts, prefecture-level cities, counties and pilot areas to register enterprises that have difficulty in resuming work. Designating a district-level government official and a contact for every enterprise, setting up working records to implement the working mechanism of daily management, coordination and implementation so as to actively help enterprises prepare for operation and production resumption, coordinate and tackle problems during this period in a timely manner. Issues of significant importance shall be discussed and solved in line with the principle of “Targeted solutions for targeted issues”

Investment Promotion Division Ⅲ(leading division of this task)

Mr.GAO Yunguang
83767715
15840931966

MR.HOU Shaoyong
83686285
15904113509

Investment Promotion Division Ⅱ

Ms.LI Heming 83639627
18641169377

MR.WEI Wei
83635911
15842619676

Investment Promotion Division Ⅰ

MS.ZHU Lili
83639246
13504115286

MR.ZHOU Mingyan

83634054
18624373239

2

Speed up the cashing and effective use of policy funds.

Revising and improving the Policies for further Opening-up and Active Use of Foreign Investment in Dalian to allow more enterprises to benefit from the policies. The bonus for foreign investment, the bonus for locating enterprises in Dalian, the bonus for scaling up investment and construction and the bonus for applying for the establishment of new foreign-invested R&D centers shall be delivered in advance, the award for revenue and senior executives shall be delivered as soon as final settlement is done.

Investment Promotion Division Ⅲ

Mr.GAO Yunguang 83767715
15840931966

Mr.LIU Xiaofei
83780272
18841180953

SMEs fund for expanding international market, fund of China Export&Credit Insurance Corporation and etc. that have been included in the budget of 2020 shall be applied for, examined and verified in advance and allocated in a faster pace to alleviate the pressure on foreign trade enterprises.

 Foreign Trade Division

Mr.GUO Bin
83686136
13940896383

Mr.WANG Xiaoshan        83780860                        13942898643

Online training for employees dispatched abroad launched by enterprises dispatching labors abroad and training institutions targeting personnel sent abroad are encouraged, with the charges for purchasing and using online training systems such as CCtalk being fully covered.

 Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation Division

Mr.ZHANG Liqun
82487175
13019416130

 

 

 

 

3

Providing online and offline consulting services for foreign-funded enterprises.

Organize the business departments of all districts, cities and counties, and pioneering districts to establish wechat service groups for domestic and foreign-funded enterprises in their respective areas, open hotlines for consulting services for foreign-funded enterprises, establish a fast service channel during the epidemic so as to promptly respond to and solve various problems raised by foreign-funded enterprises. Prepare in advance for issues of concern to foreign-funded enterprises and update them dynamically in time to improve the efficiency of consulting services.

Investment Promotion Division III

Mr.GAO Yunguang

83767715
15840931966

Ms. WANG Yuan

83780603
13591330966

4

Establishing the epidemic information notification mechanism.

According to the national, provincial and municipal epidemic situation, report the epidemic progress of our city and the policy measures taken by the government to foreign enterprises' foreign employees and employees of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan through the channels such as foreign investment enterprise association, foreign business association, foreign financial institutions and the media such as Internet, wechat, etc., with different languages such as English, Japanese and Korean, so as to help foreign-funded enterprises effectively prevent and resolve the epidemic risk and alleviate the adverse impact of the epidemic situation on the operation as well as strengthen the confidence of foreign entrepreneurs.

Investment Promotion Division Ⅱ

Ms.LI Heming

83639627
18641169377

Ms. WANG Nannan

83631480
13700082853

Investment Promotion Division Ⅲ

Mr. GAO Yunguang
83767715
15840931966

Mr. ZHANG Xidong
83780603    
13204051000

Investment Promotion Division Ⅰ

Ms. ZHU Lili
83639246
13504115286

Mr.ZHOU Mingyuan

83634054
18624373239

5

Establishing information release mechanism of manufacturers.

According to the needs of the prevention and control work after the resumption of production, timely release the information of manufacturers in foreign countries, in our country, Liaoning and Dalian related to the production and sales of anti epidemic materials to the foreign-funded enterprises in our city. Coordinate with the commercial departments of each district, city, county and pilot area to timely solve the anti epidemic materials needed after the production resumption of enterprises, guide enterprises to carry out the anti epidemic work, and provide support for the safe production and operation of the enterprises.

Investment Promotion Division Ⅰ

Ms. ZHU Lili
83639246
13504115286

Mr. WANG Tao       83600622            18941193971      

Investment Promotion Division Ⅱ

Ms. LI Heming

83639627
18641169377

Mr. WEI Wei
83635911
15842619676

Investment Promotion Division Ⅲ

Mr. GAO Yunguang
83767715
15840931966

Mr. LIU Xiaofei
83780272
18841180953

6

Strengthen the coordination of customs clearance facilitation

Actively motivate relevant import and export enterprises to find foreign suppliers of masks, protective clothing and other epidemic prevention supplies in short supply, and expand the source of imported goods. At the same time, coordinate with the customs, airport, port, transportation and other port departments and relevant areas along the transportation route, timely dredge the bottleneck of logistics and transportation, facilitate customs clearance and release of all kinds of materials imported by enterprises for epidemic prevention and control and production, and ensure the timely and safe delivery of epidemic prevention materials and production materials.

Foreign Trade Division

Mr.GUO Bin
83686136
1394089638

Mr.HUANG Yu
83686385
15904114234

7

Implementation of trade remedy measures

 For foreign trade enterprises that are unable to deliver the contract on time due to the impact of the epidemic situation, or unable to go abroad to participate in the exhibition due to the epidemic situation, guide the enterprises to apply to various trade associations, chambers of Commerce and exhibition organizations at home and abroad for the issuance of force majeure certificates, and provide necessary legal and information services for the enterprises. For enterprises that may face risks in foreign exchange collection, guide those enterprises to apply for export credit insurance, report insurance, and claim through the WeChat public service number of China SINOSURE Small and Micro Enterprises Service. For credit insurance from the beginning of the year to the end of the epidemic, the subsidy ratio was increased from 60% to 80%.

General and Legal Affairs Division

Ms.JIANG Xiaobing
83780602
1514041675

Ms.WANG Bo 83780602
1319012842

Foreign Trade Division

Mr.GUO Bin
83686136
1394089638

Mr.HUANG Yu
83686385
15904114234

8

Improve the level of expatriate labor service

Establish an outsourced labor service management system, complete system development and officially go online in the first quarter, complete the recruitment, filing, and training of projects and outsourced labor personnel through the online management system, and cancel the "Outsourcing Labor Project Review Form", "Report Form for the Recruitment of Labor Service Personnel"

Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation Division

Mr.ZHANG Liqun
82487175
13019416130

Mr.ZHANG Liming
83600329
13624110789

9

Make every effort to ensure the safe operation of overseas projects.

Strive for the support of the Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Commerce and the foreign business office, and coordinate with the municipal development and reform, public security, finance, law and other departments to solve the difficulties and problems encountered in overseas projects in a timely manner. Special study on major issues to ensure safe and normal operation of overseas projects.

Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation Division

Mr.ZHANG Liqun
82487175
13019416130

Ms. ZHANG Zhu
83686975
15842601082

10

 Establish a working mechanism for assistance services.

Establish a working group for foreign trade and economic enterprise assistance services, with the director of the Commerce Bureau as the team leader, and the relevant deputy directors as the deputy team leaders. Investment Promotion Division I, II, III, Foreign Trade Division, Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation Division, General and Legal Affairs Division as the responsible divisions. According to the above responsibilities, each responsible division and person shall carefully provide assistance services for foreign trade and foreign economic enterprises, strengthen internal communication and coordination and information sharing, track all kinds of policies and measures issued by various departments in various regions during the epidemic, timely propose and plan policies and suggestions to help foreign trade and foreign economic enterprises in our city, and practically implement the assistance and service measures.

 

Investment Promotion Division I

Investment Promotion Division II

Investment Promotion Division III

Foreign Trade Division

Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation Division

General and Legal Affairs Division

 

 

 

Table of Work Distribution for Implementing the Tasks and Measures to Support Foreign-invested and Foreign Trade Enterprises in Time of Difficulty