Posted on 28/06/2018 in category Legislation

General Administration of Customs, Ministry of Ecology and Environment

Announcement No. 79 of 2018

Announcement on the publication of the “Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports”


In order to further standardise the administration and management of solid waste imports and prevent and control environmental pollution, in accordance with the "Law of the People's Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Waste ", the " Measures for the Administration of Solid Waste Imports" and related laws and regulations, the General Office of the State Council, the General Administration of Customs and the Ministry of Ecology and Environment announced the following regarding imports of solid wastes:

I. Solid wastes that the State allows to import should enter the country at one of the ports of entry in the  “Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports” (see below for details) and go through customs formalities.

II. Importers should fill in the code in the “Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports” when they apply for a solid waste import license.

Announcement No. 40 of 2013 of the General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection is simultaneously repealed.

This announcement shall come into effect on 1 January 2019.

See below “Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports”

Catalogue of Designated Ports of Entry for Solid Waste Imports
No Regional Customs Area Code Port Name Mode of transport
1 Tianjin Customs 0202 Tianjin Port Xingang Port Area Shipping by Ocean
2 Shijiazhuang Customs 0412 Tangshan Port Caofeidian Port Area Shipping by Ocean
3 Dalian Customs 0908 Dalian Port             Dayao Bay Port Shipping by Ocean
4 Shijiazhuang Customs 2225 Shanghai Port Waigaoqiao Port Area Shipping by Ocean
5 Shanghai Customs 2248 Shanghai Port Yangshan Port Area Shipping by Ocean
6 Nanjing Customs 2327 Taicang Port Shipping by Ocean
7 Hangzhou Customs 2981 Jiaxing Port Shipping by Ocean
8 Ningbo Customs 3104 Ningbo Port         Beilun Port Area Shipping by Ocean
9 Fuzhou Customs 3508 Fuzhou Port            Jiangyin Port Area Shipping by Ocean
10 Xiamen Customs 3708 Xiamen Port            Haitang Port Area Shipping by Ocean
11 Qingdao Customs 4258 Qingdao Port Shipping by Ocean
12 Guangzhou Customs 5119 Hong Kong South China Sea Port Shipping by Ocean
13 Guangzhou Customs 5166 Nansha Port Shipping by Ocean
14 Shenzhen Customs 5304/5349 Shenzhen (Shekou) Port Shipping by Ocean
15 Huangpu Customs 5216 Humen Port  Shipping by Ocean
16 Jiangmen Customs 6821 Xinhui Port Shipping by Ocean
17 Zhanjiang Customs 6711 Zhanjiang Port Xiashan Port Area Shipping by Ocean
18 Nanning Customs 7203 Wuzhou Port Shipping by River