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The new policy for rawhides and skins processing trade comes into effect

2010-01-29  WRITER:  SOUCE:网络  
To conform with national economic development, the Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Environmental Protection and General Administration of Customs jointly made an announcement on the policy adjustment of rawhides and skins processing trade, details can seen as followings:

The importation of rawhides and skins (HTS: 4101-4103), where the inputs are subsequently converted to leather products (shoes, bags, leather garments, etc) and re-exported: customs duty and VAT free. The original scheduled expired date is extended.

The importation of semi-finished leather (HTS: 4104-4106), where the inputs are subsequently converted to finished leather: customs duty and VAT free.

This policy comes into force as of today.

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