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  Notice on Customs Clearance of Materials Needed for the FINA World Championships 2011 Shanghai China

  The customs of the People’s Republic of China will provide considerate and high-quality services for the FINA World Championships Shanghai China  and supervisethe entering and exiting materials for FINA World Championships according to relevant laws, regulations and rules.

  During FINA World Championships, provisionsset forth in the Notice applies to handling of customs formalities, collection of tariff, import taxes and levies withheld by the Customs for the entering and exiting materials for FINA World Championships.

  I. Temporarily entered materials

  As for other materials that are temporarily entered such as technical equipment,security equipment, communication equipment, TV broadcast and news reporting equipment, the customs handles the clearance formalities upon the deposit orbank guarantee and the Confirmation Letter。

  As for the interviewing equipment of the overseas journalists thatare temporarily entered, thecustoms handles the clearance formalities according to relevant regulations setforth in the announcement No. 104 in 2008, announcement No. 19 in 2009 andannouncement No. 31 in 2009 of the General Administration of the Customs。

  II Articles for personal use

  1. Personal articles which are carried intoterritory by individuals

  The staff members of overseas participantsand their family members shall carry ordinary daily necessities into theterritory according to the principle of “self-use and reasonable quantity”. Personal articles within eligible scope enjoy tax exemptionand the part which exceeds the principle of “self-use and reasonable quantity” shall go through clearance formalities according to regulations。

  2. Personal articles mailed between individuals

  As for the mails from abroad, the limit valueeach time is RMB 1000; as for the mails from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, thelimit value each time is RMB 800.

  III Other entering materials

  Entering materials other than abovementioned materials approved with temporary entry and tax exemption shall go through import formalities andpay taxes。

  IV Entering and exiting materials which shall be specially authorized according to law

  As for entering and exiting materialsfor FINA World Championships that should be specially authorizedaccording to law, relevant certificates issued by competent state authority arerequired。

  (I) Animals, plants and products thereof

  Import and export of animals, plants and their products shall

  comply with relevant Chinese laws and regulations on quarantineof animals and plants. The customs shall verify the permit issued by competentstate authorities and handle the clearance formalities。

  (II) Wild animals and plants

  Import and export of wild animals andplants shall comply with relevant Chinese laws andregulations on protection of wild animals and plants. Export of thespecially protected wild animals and plants of China or products thereof ,orexport/import of wild animals and plants or the productsthereof whose import or export is restricted by international conventions towhich China is a party shall be approvedby the State Council or the administrative authority of wild animals and plantsand obtain the import and export permit fromcompetent Chinese authorities of import and export of endangered species. Thecustoms shall verify the permit issued by competent state authorities andhandle the clearance formalities.  

  (III) Food and beverages

  Entry of food and beverages  shall comply withrelevant Chinese laws and regulations. As for the food and beverages which shallbe inspected and quarantined, the customs shall verify the permit issued bycompetent state authorities and handle clearance formalities。

  (IV) Special articles

  Entry of special articles such as microbes, humantissues, biological products, blood and products thereof shallcomply with relevant Chinese laws and regulations. Thecustoms shall verify the permit issued by competent state authorities andhandle the clearance formalities。

  (V) Medicines

  Entry of medicines shall comply with relevantChinese laws and regulations. Entering medicines (including special andordinary medicines) shall apply to the Chinese drug administration for relevant permit and certificates; the customs shall verify relevant permitand handle the clearance formalities。

  (VI) Radio emitter

  Entry of radio emitter shallcomply with relevant Chinese laws and regulations. The customs shall verify theapproval documents issued by competent state authorities and handle theclearance formalities。

  (VII) Ground receiving facilities for satellite television and radio

  Entry of ground receiving facilities for satellite television andradio shallcomply with relevant Chinese laws and regulations. Thecustoms shall verify the approval documents issued by competent stateauthorities and handle the clearance formalities。

  (VIII) Wooden packing materials

  Entry of wood packing materials shall complywith relevant Chinese laws and regulations。

  (IX) Entering foreign vehicles

  Entry of foreign vehicles shall complywith relevant Chinese laws and regulations. The customs shall verify theapproval documents issued by competent state authorities and handle theclearance formalities。

  V  Materials which are prohibited from entering

  (I) Various weapons, simulated weapons,ammunition and explosives;

  (II) Fake currency and securities;

  (III) Presswork, roll films, pictures,discs, movies, tapes, video tapes, compact discs, video compact discs, computerstorage medium and other things which are harmful to the Chinese politics,economy, culture and morality;

  (IV) Various deadly poisons;

  (V) Opium, morphine, heroin, marijuana andother narcotics and mental drugs which people may become addicted;

  (VI) Goods which infringe on theintellectual property rights;

  (VII) Other goods and things which areprohibited from importing by the Chinese government。