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Foreign Trade Law of the People's Republic of China
(Adopted at the Seventh Meeting of the Standing Committee of the Eighth National People's Congress on May 12 1994 promulgated by Order No 22 of the President of the People's Republic of China on May 12 1994 and effective as of July 1 1994)

Chapter I General Provisions

Article 1

Article 2

Article 3

Article 4

Article 5

Article 6

Article 7

Chapter II Foreign Trade Operators

Article 8

Article 9

Article 10

Article 11

Article 12

Article 13

Article 14

Chapter III Import and Export of Goods and Technologies

Article 15

Article 16

Article 17

Article 18

Article 19

Article 20

Article 21

Chapter IV International Service Trade

Article 22

Article 23

Article 24

Article 25

Article 26

Chapter V Order of Foreign Trade

Article 27

Article 28

Article 29

Article 30

Article 31

Article 32

Chapter VI Promotion of Foreign Trade

Article 33

Article 34

Article 35

Article 36

Article 37

Chapter VII Legal Liability

Article 38

Article 39

Article 40

Article 41

Chapter VIII Supplementary Provisions

Article 42

Article 43

Article 44

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21, 23, 34, 46, 53, 55, 57, 60, 62, 70, 77,

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8, 12, 21, 31, 40, 42, 44, 57, 84, 87,

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Republic

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Respect

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Responsibilities

(1)

44,

Responsibility

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84, 86, 87, 89, 91,

Responsible

(2)

25, 87,

Restrict

(10)

36, 40, 53,

Restricted

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40, 46, 84, 89,

Restrictions

(3)

42, 53,

Restrictive

(1)

16,

Revoke

(2)

84, 87,

Rights

(2)

29, 60,

Risk

(1)

73,

Rules

(12)

21, 23, 34, 46, 53, 55, 57, 60, 70, 77,

Running

(1)

55,

S

Safeguard

(1)

10,

Safeguarding

(3)

36, 53,

Sale

(1)

27,

Sanctions

(2)

91,

Satisfy

(1)

21,

Scope

(2)

29, 40,

Scopes

(1)

21,

Secrets

(1)

31,

Security

(4)

36, 38, 53, 55,

Seek

(1)

91,

Selling

(1)

60,

Sells

(2)

87,

Separate

(1)

96,

Service

(11)

6, 23, 27, 47, 49, 51, 53, 55, 57, 73,

Services

(2)

77, 79,

Set

(2)

73, 77,

Settle

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62,

Seventh

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1,

Shall

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8, 10, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 34, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 49, 51, 55, 57, 60, 62, 70, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, 84, 86, 87, 89, 91, 94, 96, 98,

Short

(1)

36,

Signatories

(2)

14, 51,

Signed

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14, 36, 38, 51,

Similar

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16,

Smuggles

(1)

84,

Smuggling

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84, 89,

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4,

Sound

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21,

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(2)

40, 94,

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Standing

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State

(42)

8, 10, 21, 31, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 49, 53, 55, 57, 60, 62, 64, 66, 68, 70, 73, 75, 81, 84, 87, 91, 94,

Stipulated

(2)

21, 40,

Structures

(1)

21,

Subject

(1)

40,

Subsidies

(1)

68,

Substantial

(4)

66, 68,

Substantially

(2)

66, 68,

Such

(12)

16, 31, 46, 53, 64, 66, 68, 75, 84, 89, 91,

Suffer

(1)

64,

Suggestions

(1)

77,

Supplementary

(4)

84, 89, 91, 92,

Supply

(1)

36,

Support

(1)

81,

System

(1)

10,

T

Take

(3)

64, 66, 68,

Taking

(1)

91,

Tax

(1)

60,

Taxes

(1)

75,

Technologies

(11)

6, 21, 32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 89,

Than

(1)

66,

That

(7)

14, 16, 38, 55,

The

(190)

1, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 29, 31, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 49, 51, 53, 55, 57, 60, 62, 64, 66, 68, 70, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, 84, 86, 87, 89, 91, 94, 96,

Their

(26)

21, 23, 25, 29, 31, 44, 46, 60, 62, 77, 84, 87, 91,

Them

(1)

70,

There

(7)

36,

Thereby

(1)

66,

They

(4)

21, 91,

This

(14)

4, 6, 8, 19, 21, 23, 40, 57, 87, 89, 96, 98,

Those

(3)

38,

Threat

(6)

64, 66, 68,

Throughout

(1)

8,

Thus

(1)

68,

Together

(1)

42,

Towns

(2)

94,

Trade

(67)

1, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 17, 19, 21, 25, 27, 29, 31, 40, 42, 44, 47, 49, 51, 53, 55, 57, 58, 60, 62, 71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, 84, 87, 91, 94,

Trading

(1)

23,

Transparency

(1)

44,

Treaties

(4)

14, 36, 38, 51,

Treatment

(4)

14, 51, 94,

Trustees

(2)

29,

Trusteeship

(1)

29,

Trustors

(2)

29,

Truthfully

(1)

29,

U

Under

(23)

8, 14, 21, 31, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 57, 81, 84, 87,

Undertaken

(1)

55,

Unfair

(1)

60,

Uniform

(1)

10,

Unit

(2)

87,

Upon

(1)

60,

Use

(1)

62,

Used

(2)

6, 19,

Uses

(2)

21, 87,

V

Value

(1)

66,

View

(1)

4,

Violating

(1)

60,

Violation

(1)

89,

W

Ways

(1)

44,

Well

(3)

46, 79, 94,

When

(1)

70,

Where

(5)

16, 64, 66, 68, 87,

Which

(2)

29, 40,

While

(1)

42,

Who

(4)

29, 87, 91,

Whoever

(5)

84, 86, 87, 89,

Whose

(4)

38, 40, 84, 89,

Wild

(1)

46,

With

(19)

4, 8, 10, 12, 19, 21, 23, 25, 29, 31, 40, 42, 62, 87,

Within

(4)

29, 40, 44,

Without

(1)

29,

Work

(1)

8,