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What Import Duty and Value Added Tax Rates China Customs Collect from Imported Honey

Seahog Logistics, the well-known customs broker in China, provides a full set of customs clearance services for imported honey, including shipper and consignee registration, Chinese label registration, customs declaration, commodity inspection declaration, sample test, inspection, print and paste Chinese label, obtaining Chinese sanitary certificate, warehouse, transportation, and providing import and export. Customs clearance for imported food is one of our specializing fields, we have rich experience and can provide thousands of actual operation case, and we can ensure smooth handling as long as the documentation is correctly provided and the food itself is up to Chinese National Standards.

So what  the import duty and value added tax rates China customs collect from imported honey
HS code: 0409000000
Import duty rate: 15.0% (Australia, ASEAN countries,and the least developed countries enjoy duty tariff preference)
Value added tax rate: 13.0%

What documents are required from customs clearance of imported honey in China?
Certificate of origin
Health Certificate
Nutrition Facts Test Report
sale contract, invoice, packing list, Bill of Lading
Nutrition Facts Test Report
Original labels and their Chinese translation  

We can operate in Tianjin, Qingdao, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Dongguan, Shanghai, Suzhou, Ningbo, Xiamen, Chengdu and HongKong

How long it takes to get the customs clearance done?
-roughly one month, for shipment arrival to obtain Chinese Sanitary certificate

Not honey from all countries are allowed to import into China.
Honey from Canada, USA, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand,  Egypt, South Africa, Brazil, Uruguay, Estonia, Austria, Bulgaria, Belgium, Poland, Denmark, Germany, Rusia, France, Romania,Portugal, Switzerland, Turkey, Spain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, UK, Pakistan, North Korea, South Korea, Kyrghyzstan, Malaysia, Burma, Nepal, Japan, Saudi Arabia , Thailand, Iran, Indonesia, Taiwan  are allowed to access to China.