Directory of Logistics Regulators - People's Republic of China

Issue Area Affecting Logistics Based on Door-to-Door Delivery Agency in Charge and Contact Information Where to Access Specific Information
International Transport 1.  International Air freight Transport Rights Designated Agency/s: Civil Aviation Administration of China 
Address: No.155,Dongsixi Avenue, Dongcheng District, Beijing, 100710, China 
Tel: 8610-64091351 
Fax:  
Website:
http:/www.caac.gov.cn/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information relating to air traffic rights for air freight service providers:
2.  Cross-border land transit and transport rights Designated Agency/s:  Department of Road Transport, Ministry of Transport  
Address: No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel:  8610-6529  2797/5 
Fax:  
Website: 
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/daoluyunshusi/zongheguanli/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information relating to cross-border transit policies and operations (if applicable)
3.  International Maritime Transport Designated Agency/s: Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Transport
Address: No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel:  8610-6529 2210/ 6529-2246 
Fax:  8610-6529  2261 
Website: 
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/guojisi/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
ligy@mot.gov.cn 

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Waterway Transport, Ministry of Transport  
Address: No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel:  8610-6529 2624/6529 2649 
Fax:
8610-6529 2648 
Website:
 
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/shuiyunsi/hangyunguanli/guojihangyun/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:

For information relating to vessel docking, and onward carriage of international cargo
Customs & Trade Facilitation 4.  Customs Valuation, Duties, Taxes and Payment Designated Agency/s:  China Customs 
Address: 6 Jian Guo Men Nei Avenue 
Tel:  8610 65194114 
Fax:  8610 65194004 
Website: 
www.customs.gov.cn 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:  
For on-site consultation:
http://www.customs.gov.cn/Default.aspx?tabid=523
For information for freight forwarders on payment of duties and taxes

http://service.customs.gov.cn/default.aspx?tabid=9409

5.  AEO Programs Designated Agency/s:  China Customs 
Address: 6 Jian Guo Men Nei Avenue 
Tel:  8610 65194114 
Fax:  8610 65194004 
Website: 
www.customs.gov.cn 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:  
For on-site consultation:
http://www.customs.gov.cn/Default.aspx?tabid=523
For information on AEO Program policies and criteria (if applicable)

http://www.customs.gov.cn/publish/portal0/tab3889/module14931/info97387.htm

http://www.customs.gov.cn/publish/portal0/tab2555/info113159.htm

6.  Customs brokerage services - Licensing Designated Agency/s:  China Customs 
Address: 6 Jian Guo Men Nei Avenue 
Tel:  8610 65194114 
Fax:  8610 65194004 
Website: 
www.customs.gov.cn 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:  
For on-site consultation:
http://www.customs.gov.cn/Default.aspx?tabid=523
For information on permit or license associated with providing customs brokerage services

http://202.127.48.151/bgykh/default.aspx

http://www.customs.gov.cn/Default.aspx?tabid=5393

Domestic Regulation 7.  Market access / foreign investment – licensing Designated Agency/s:Foreign Investment Administration, MOFCOM 
Address: No.2 Dong Chang An St.100731, Beijing, China 
Tel: 86-10-65197962 
Fax: 65197322 
Website: 
www.mofcom.gov.cn 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):Ms. Sun Lieqian 
Email Address:
For general information on starting a foreign invested business 

1) Project examination and approval: 
By Development & Reform Commission(or local branches)

2) Examination on legal documents(Contract & Articles of Association, etc) with Certificate of Approval issued: 
By Ministry of Commerce(or local branches)

3) Business License 
By Industrial & Commercial Administration(or local branches)

8.  Cargo Handling – licensing/permits Designated Agency/s: Department of Waterway Transport, Ministry of Transport  
Address:
No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel:  8610-6529 2634/6529 2626 
Fax: 8610-6529 2642 
Website:
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/shuiyunsi/gangkouguanli/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
 

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Road Transport, Ministry of Transport  
Address: No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel: 8610-6529 2760 
Fax:  
Website: 
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/daoluyunshusi/huoyunwuliu/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:

For information on policies relating to cargo handling services and licensing (if applicable)

 

9.  Port Management Designated Agency/s: Department of Waterway Transport, Ministry of Transport  
Address:
No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel:  8610-6529 2634/6529 2626 
Fax: 8610-6529 2642 
Website:
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/shuiyunsi/gangkouguanli/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information on Port Regulation including foreign investment in port management
10.  Logistics – licensing Designated Agency/s:   
Address:  
Tel:  
Fax:  
Website:   
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of logistics services (if applicable)
11. Freight forwarding – licensing Designated Agency/s: Department of Waterway Transport, Ministry of Transport  
Address:
No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel:  8610-6529 2634/6529 2626 
Fax: 8610-6529 2642 
Website:
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/shuiyunsi/gangkouguanli/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of freight forwarding services (if applicable)
12. Domestic transport rights Designated Agency/s: Ministry of Transport  
Address: No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel: 8610-6529  2114 
Fax: 8610-6529  2345 
Website: 
http://www.moc.gov.cn/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information on domestic air, land, and sea transport rights

 

13. Warehousing – licensing Designated Agency/s:   
Address:  
Tel:  
Fax:  
Website:   
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information related to licensing or permit associated with the provision of warehousing services
14. Postal Permits (if applicable) Designated Agency/s:   
Address:  
Tel:  
Fax:  
Website:   
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For postal related information if applicable to the operation of logistics business
15.  Vehicle operation Designated Agency/s: Department of Road Transport, Ministry of Transport 
Address: No. 11, Jianguomennei Avenue, Beijing 100736, China 
Tel:  8610-6529 2755 
Fax:  
Website: 
http://www.moc.gov.cn/zizhan/siju/daoluyunshusi/cheliangguanli/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information related to motor vehicle registration and licensing for commercial purposes

Updated as of March 2010