BEIJING, Jan.6(Zhu Jiang)" No abnormal data on the original export declaration "," No abnormal return information "," No abnormal logistics information "'…… On 5 January, at the site of cross-border e-commerce supervision operation of the Sha Tin Customs under the Whampoa Customs, Customs officers accepted the declaration of returning goods for the export of the first 174 overseas e-commerce packages with a total value of RMB RMB. Reporters learned from the General Administration of Customs, this is on January 3,2020, cross-border e-commerce export return customs supervision business officially started, the country's first successful return of cross-border e-commerce package export goods, marking the successful opening of cross-border e-commerce export return channels.
The head of the General Administration of Customs said that conducting cross-border e-commerce export return customs supervision business is a special \"New Year gift\" from the customs to domestic cross-border e-commerce export enterprises, which means that in the future, the customs will carry out supervision and control over the return of cross-border e-commerce export goods with the model of cross-border e-commerce package export, cross-border e-commerce export in special supervision areas, and cross-border e-commerce export overseas warehouse, and focus on solving the problem of cross-border e-commerce export goods \"return \".
In recent years, cross-border e-commerce has attracted much attention as a new development of Internet technology. Cross-border e-commerce export enterprises through cross-border e-commerce platform to overseas sales of domestic goods are expanding year by year, the industry development trend is gratifying. With the continuous development of cross-border e-commerce export business, some constraints have gradually emerged, cross-border e-commerce export goods return channels are one of them.
According to previous enterprise research conducted by the Customs, the proportion of returned packages for cross-border e-commerce exports is about 5%, of which the proportion of returned goods for clothing and other categories is over 10%. Domestic e-commerce enterprises export overseas warehouse and then online sales of e-commerce goods are also due to unsalable, consumer returns and other reasons for return demand. After considering the commodity value, logistics cost and tax cost of entry, cross-border e-commerce export enterprises often choose overseas discount treatment to deal with unsalable goods of cross-border e-commerce export, which increases the operating cost of enterprises and affects the motive force of enterprises to expand exports and restricts the development of enterprises.
In order to solve the worries of cross-border e-commerce export enterprises, solve the problem of \"difficult to return goods\" for cross-border e-commerce export enterprises, fully support cross-border e-commerce export enterprises to \"sell the world\" and promote the healthy and rapid development of cross-border e-commerce enterprises, the Chinese Customs adhere to the concept of \"tolerance, prudence, innovation and coordination \", constantly optimize the regulatory system, establish efficient, safe and convenient return channels, solve the problem of\" pain point \"for export enterprises, and realize the return of cross-border e-commerce goods.
Rookie international customs general manager li yaping said that the smooth development of export return logistics is a key issue affecting the sustainable development of cross-border e-commerce export, export e-commerce return declaration mode policy landing, can make the forward logistics and reverse logistics of the rookie network form a complete closed loop, to ensure that consumers \"rest assured to buy \", merchants\" rest assured to sell \". It can eliminate the hidden worry of overseas consumers'shopping cannot be returned, cultivate \"worry-free purchase, worry-free return \", improve the consumer shopping experience, and improve the conversion rate of consumer purchase. At the same time, it also helps export e-commerce enterprises to further expand overseas markets and enhance the market competitiveness of cross-border e-commerce as a new form of business.
According to the reporter's understanding, for the goods that need to be returned to the country for the export of cross-border e-commerce packages, customs special supervision area for the export of cross-border e-commerce, cross-border e-commerce export overseas warehouse, after customs examination and approval for the return of the original export goods within one year, can be re-transported into the territory, among which cross-border e-commerce package export goods can be returned separately or in bulk. Where the export goods of cross-border e-commerce are not returned to the domestic market but only need to be returned to the specially supervised areas of the Customs, the enterprise shall go through the formalities of entering the territory in accordance with the regulations of the specially supervised areas of the Customs, and may, in accordance with the relevant regulations, carry out warehousing, maintenance, sorting and packing, affixing labels and shipping orders for the returned goods in the area under bonded conditions and re-shipment out of the territory. An enterprise applying for return of goods shall have already carried out cross-border e-commerce export business at the Customs, and establish a monitoring system for the process of enterprise return of goods, open the production operation system to the Customs, and assume that the return of goods must be the main responsibility of the original export goods. Enterprises with cross-border e-commerce export return requirements can contact the competent customs authorities for information.