Food Exporter Register

Foreign food exporters required to submit application registration on GACC and AQSIQ start from January 01, 2022

According to AQSIQ and GACC Decree 248 Foreign food exporters registration, All Foreign food exporters are required to submit their company information online with the Bureau of Import and Export Food Safety of AQSIQ, General Administration of Customs China to application for a registration number.
This requirement comes into force with effect from January 01, 2022 and annually renewal in AQSIQ and GACC, to ensure the long-term validity of the registration number.

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The Notice implies that any exporter / agent shall submit a filing application to AQSIQ and GACC before they food export to CHINA. exporters shall fill and submit the application form of Food Exporter through the registration filing management system. Information, such as the exporter name, country, area, address, contact name, telephone, food category, etc. needs to be submitted. After submitting the application, the exporter will obtain a registration number by the AQSIQ and China customs, so can based on the registration number to declare food products at China Customs.

Food Categories

Meat and meat products, Dairy Products, Aquatic products and seafood, Bird Nest Products, Soft drinks and drinking wate, Sugar and sugar products, Finely processed food, Processed flavorings of plant origin, Other plant origin food, Canned foods, Different types Alcoholic beverage and Wine and whiskey etc, Pastry biscuits and crackers, Candied (preserved) fruits, Different tea, Other processed foods, Bird nest products, bee products, eggs and egg products, edible oils and fats, oilseeds, stuffed wheaten products, edible grains, crops products (including Soybeans, Corns, Potatoes etc), Milled grain industry products and malt, fresh and dehydrated vegetables, dried beans, condiments, nuts and seeds, dried fruits, Coffee beans, cocoa beans and products thereof (including chocolate), foods for special dietary purposes, and health foods (excluding medicines).

Correct Application Process

AQSIQ will keep a file of applications of exporters who have submitted complete filing information. A list of filed exporters with their names and countries / regions shall be generated by the AQSIQ registration management system and made public on AQSIQ and GACC website.

List of documents provided by the Food exporter:

  1. Applicant’s product packaging photos
  2. Government issued company business name certificate
  3. Applicant Statement of Compliance
  4. Application Form

Advance Reminder:

  • AQSIQ strongly recommends that applicant register directly and do not leave this application process to their importer or distributor. Importers require your registration number to complete China customs clearance. Should you change your distributor, or have multiple distributors, they may be reluctant to share your registration number and authorization password if circumstances change. The authorization password will be the only credential when you enter the GACC system to go through customs clearance procedures in China.
  • AQSIQ Application Steps for all applicants levels because AQSIQ uses a wizard-style registration process, which walks you through every step needed to connect your application to a separate approval. It allows overseas exporters to quickly obtain an registration certificate.
  • The China customs management system currently only available application form in Mandarin. To help foreign food exporters companies who wish to register themselves, AQSIQ Association has prepared an English version of the application form. To start a registration process, please click on the below **Application Now**.

Food Exporter Registration

( H.S Code Category: GACC-E * Registration valid 5 years * Application Fee $ 390 * Application time 7-15 days )

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