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China Chamber of International Commerce (CCOIC) /
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT)

3rd floor, CCOIC Building
2 HuapichangHutong, Xicheng District
Beijing, 100035, China

Contact / ATA Manager
Mr Fan Zhenguo, Director, ATA Division

Field of Application ATA Convention

Convention concerning facilities for the importation of goods for display or use at exhibitions, trade fairs, meetings or similar events.
Istanbul Conventions and its Annexes A, B1 (Fairs and exhibitions)

ATA Carnets can be used in China only for 'Fairs and exhibitions' and not for 'commercial samples' or 'professional equipment'. Such Carnets are rejected by the Chinese Customs administration

Other Applications : ATA Carnets are accepted for transit operations within the meaning of the ATA and Istanbul Conventions.

ATA Carnets are not accepted for postal traffic.

Languages in which Carnets should be completed : Chinese and English

Replacement of Carnet : Yes, in accordance with Article 14, Annex A of the Istanbul Convention

Customs Offices : All Customs offices - Opening hours