July 14, the reporter learned from the Xiamen Haicang Inspection and Quarantine was informed that the first half of this year, the Council received a total of 6721 batches of imported stone inspection, the weight of 214.35 million tons, the value of 396 million US dollars, respectively, year on year increase of 28.80%, 23.26% 30.69%. The total amount of imported stone continued high-speed growth, ranking first in the national imports of stone.
According to the data, the import marble 5970 batches, the weight of 189.27 million tons, the value of 347 million US dollars, respectively, year on year increase of 28.55%, 22.54% and 31.56%; imports of granite stone 751 batches, weight 25.08 million tons, the value of $ 49 million , Respectively, year on year growth of 30.84%, 29.08% and 23.30%, to maintain the volume and price go up.
Xiamen Haicang self-trade park imports of stone continued to grow the main reasons are the following: With the container transport maritime alliance into the normalization of the ship to enhance the development of large-scale transport, the world's largest container ship successfully docked Haicang far sea terminal, Haicang port resources The advantages of highlighting; Haicang comprehensive capacity to further enhance the bulk of imported stone berthing Haicang wharf, a single container to change the import of stone; domestic and international demand for stone materials growth, "along the way" along the national and domestic infrastructure construction to promote stone trade increase.
In order to promote the rapid growth of imported stone from Xiamen Haicang Free Trade Zone, it will speed up the speed of imported stone inspection. Xiamen Haicang Inspection and Quarantine Bureau on the one hand to enhance the level of information, improve the import container health quarantine pest disposal information front, to promote international trade "single window" to declare services to speed up the inspection speed. On the other hand do a good job of imported stone site inspection work, optimize the work process, promote the "one-stop inspection" to explore the "comprehensive inspection" model, reduce logistics costs, enhance the port comprehensive competitiveness. (Lin Guocheng)