recently, China Customs magazine released the list of top 100 cities in China's foreign trade competitiveness in 2020. Foshan performed well, rising 2 places compared with 2019 and ranking 13th
China's urban foreign trade competitiveness index system is composed of five evaluation systems: Urban foreign trade horizontal competitiveness, structural competitiveness, benefit competitiveness, development competitiveness and potential competitiveness. This year is the 12th year of China customs magazine under the General Administration of customs.
it is understood that, under the influence of the global COVID-19, the Customs has taken the initiative to provide services, promote the implementation of reform projects such as" one port link "and" combined port "in Foshan, vigorously promote the development of new trade formats such as cross-border e-commerce, actively promote business reforms such as" early declaration "," two-step declaration "and" summary taxation ", and vigorously promote" smart wharf " Construction, continue to reduce the time for customs clearance at ports, and effectively promote the resumption of work and production of foreign trade enterprises in 2020, the total import and export value of Foshan's foreign trade reached 506.03 billion yuan, breaking the 500 billion yuan mark for the first time, with the growth rate ranking first among the nine cities in the Pearl River Delta
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