On July 13, the reporter learned from Dongjiang Bonded Port Management Committee that in the first half of this year, 29,981 parallel-import cars worth of 1.346 billion US dollars have entered Dongjiang Bonded Port, accounting for 90% of the total amount of 2016. The growth rate is very fast. At the same time, in this year, Xianglong Group, China Transportation Import and Export, Zhejiang Materials Industry, CYTS, Changjiu Group and other major auto trade projects are settled in Dongjiang. Dongjiang has also cooperated with Alibaba Group to establish Tianjin Station of 1688 Import Goods Source Platform, and jointly held online sales exhibition for parallel-import cars for enhance the growth of storage capacity of parallel import cars.
It is understood that under the support of Tianjin Free Trade Area and based on the bonded warehousing policy for parallel import cars, Tianjin Customs opened a special channel to carry out centralized taxation, corporate self-transport and pre-review price, and allowed the eligible enterprises to collectively levy the taxes generated by imports and exports for many times to ease the company’s financial pressure. At the same time, Tianjin Customs also allowed enterprises in the bonded area meeting the supervision requirements of the customs to transport goods to a special area, which vigorously improved the efficiency of customs clearance and reduced logistics costs. In addition, Dongjiang promoted the connection between the pilot enterprises of parallel import cars and Pacific Pier, Logistics Development, Shanghai Pudong Development Bank, Ping An Bank for providing enterprises with financing support, teasing out transport prices, logistics and storage prices, helping enterprises to reduce costs and enhancing operating environment. It is reported that Dongjiang Bonded Port is actively promoting some innovative projects such as parallel vehicle rectification platform and bonded exhibition and trading platform.（By Wang Ning）