According to China Customs Announcement 2016/20 released by the General Administration of Customs of the PRC on March 24, 2016, there will be amendments to the format of the customs declaration forms, and it will result in the collection of additional information of the import transaction. These changes will be effective from March 30, 2016.

PwC's Customs & International Trade Practice in China has prepared an update on the changes. Click here to download the update and get contacts who can answer further questions.

For more information, contact Derek Lee, Partner in PwC's Worldwide Management Services in Shanghai, at +86 (21) 2323 7733 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..