Detailed information for import shipments to China required by Chinese Customs as of 1st June

The Chinese Customs Announcement No 56 will be valid from 1st June 2018. This means that more information is needed regarding shipments to China (excluding Hong Kong), e.g. company identification number. For further details please see our earlier news bulletin.

To transfer this information via FWB and FHL messages some changes to system settings or even actual system changes are needed from forwarders.

To support your business and flow of cargo Finnair can enter required information to FWB and FHL messages for you until you are capable of making the needed system updates.

We will monitor the development of situation and evaluate the proceedings latest after one month.

How to provide the information to Finnair?

Please use the attached Excel sheet to provide us the required information. After adding the needed information to it please send it via email it to the following address: cargo.documents(at)finnair.com

Please use message subject: China

For further details on how to fill in the Excel please see the attached example.