China News Service, Guangzhou, September 17th (Suo Youwei Guanyue) In the early morning of September 17, 7,500 fresh frozen chickens of Guangzhou Baixing Livestock Feed Co., Ltd. were under the supervision of Tianhe Customs officers under Guangzhou Customs. Loading and departure from Baiyun District, Guangzhou City.
The batch of chilled chickens arrived in Hong Kong a few hours later and entered the market in the morning of the same day.
There is a saying in Guangdong that "no chicken can make a feast". The food culture of Hong Kong and Macao is the same as that of Guangdong. Poultry meat is also an essential "main dish" on the daily table of Hong Kong and Macao compatriots.
However, in the first half of this year, affected by the new crown pneumonia epidemic, Baixing Animal Husbandry Feed Co., Ltd., a leading agricultural enterprise in Guangzhou and a "vegetable basket" production and processing enterprise in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, asked whether chilled chicken and other agricultural products could be smoothly exported and exported. Hong Kong and Macau are worried.
Tianhe Customs dispatched personnel to the company as soon as possible to study and optimize export inspection measures, increase online services, and speed up the review of customs clearance documents. At the same time, it will send the drafted customs clearance documents as soon as they are issued. Express delivery to enterprises to ensure that each batch of meat products of the enterprise can receive the "Veterinary (Health) Certificate" as soon as possible before exporting to Hong Kong and Macao.
"The customs immediately arranged the inspection of chilled chickens for Hong Kong and Macau, which not only helped us save storage costs, but also increased technical guidance to help us find ways to ensure the freshness and quality of the products." Baixing Livestock Feed Co., Ltd. Said the manager Guo Huanrong.
It is understood that there are currently 9 poultry processing plants in the Guangzhou Customs Customs area that have obtained the registration qualification for export food production enterprises. Guangdong Wen's Food Group is the "main force" for poultry meat supply to Hong Kong and Macao.
Guangzhou Customs has opened a zero-delay exclusive "green channel" for poultry processing companies that have obtained the "Vegetable Basket" customs record in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Freshly slaughtered "beautiful chickens" can reach consumers in Hong Kong and Macao markets within 12 hours for Hong Kong and Macao poultry The quality of meat products is strongly guaranteed.
Since the beginning of this year, Guangzhou Customs has continued to strengthen the safety supervision of food and agricultural products supplied to Hong Kong and Macao, optimized customs clearance procedures and public technical services, promoted multi-party cooperation and co-governance, assisted the construction of the "Vegetable Basket" project in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, and supported the construction of a high-quality living circle in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area , Food and agricultural products in the Guangzhou Customs Customs Area continued to be safely and stably exported to Hong Kong and Macau.
From January to August this year, the customs area provided Hong Kong and Macau with 42,379 tons of chilled and frozen poultry meat, 150,699 live pigs, and 4,7013.6 tons of processed food.
The Guangzhou Customs area has concentrated a large number of record bases and processing plants for Hong Kong and Macao, including 149 planting and breeding bases for Hong Kong and Macao.
As the largest county in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, Huaiji County, Zhaoqing City, has an area of approximately 177,800 mu of vegetable cultivation.
In April this year, Huaiji County and Zhaoqing Customs signed a cooperation framework agreement on the joint construction of the Zhaoqing (Huaiji) Green Agricultural and Sideline Products Testing Center in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. The two parties agreed to build an agricultural and sideline product testing center in September this year.
The center provides inspection and testing services for food, agricultural products, and food contact materials, and issues inspection reports that can be used directly at home and abroad. Enterprises can rely on the reports to realize export without hindrance.
It is understood that Guangzhou Customs has also shared with the parties involved in the "Vegetable Basket" project on the safety supervision of food and agricultural products for Hong Kong and Macao, deepened the Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao food and agricultural product traceability, inspection and testing, and supervision cooperation, and provided services for the planning and construction of the "Vegetable Basket" export food enterprises. Design warehouse distribution, intensive processing, customs services and other functional areas, formulate and implement the Greater Bay Area "Vegetable Basket" food and agricultural product risk monitoring plan, and jointly create the Greater Bay Area "Vegetable Basket" sunshine supervision model.