Announcement by the Bureau of Foreign Trade,
Ministry of Economic Affairs
Date: January17, 2023
Document No.: Mao Fu 1120150098B
Subject: Article 7.1.13 (Other items permitted through special approval by the competent authority) of the “Regulations Governing Permission of Trade between the Taiwan Area and the Mainland Area”
Article 7.2 of the “Regulations Governing Permission of Trade between the Taiwan Area and the Mainland Area”
Importation of CCC9018.39.00.20-3 “Silicone stomach tubes (nasogastric/orogastric tubes)” produced in mainland China is prohibited effective January 17, 2022 under Document No. Jing Mao 11150200040.
If the above-mentioned goods were issued a letter of credit, remitted payment, or shipped from mainland China on or before January 17, 2023, the importer can apply for approval after January 17, 2023 and fulfill the import declaration on or before February 16, 2023.
If the above-mentioned goods were contracted between January 17, 2022 and January 16, 2023 and remitted payment upon notice of shipment or upon delivery, the importer can apply for approval and fulfill the import declaration on or before February 16, 2023.
If the contract for the above-mentioned goods was signed with respective entities in charge of hospitals, nursing and healthcare, long-term care, social welfare, people with disabilities, mental health, etc. affiliated with the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) and its related agencies before January 17, 2023 and included specific delivery dates and quantities, the importer can apply for approval.
Director General Cynthia Kiang