A national holiday is taking place from the 1st-7th October, this year is also the 70th anniversary of People’s Republic of China. There will be large celebrations, including a military parade which will take place on the 1st October.
China Post has confirmed a Customs’ holiday and reduced operating times during this period:
- Beijing: No customs clearance between 1st-7th October. This will affect any province which are under the jurisdiction of Beijing Customs.
- Shanghai: Customs will operate as normal
- ZheJiang/Jiangsu: Customs will not be operating from 1st-3rd October
- Shenzhen: Customs will be working half-day shifts from 1st-7th October
Delivery delays are likely as a result.