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Overseas Barcodes Recordal

Updated:2018-5-21 16:54:00    Source:www.tannet-group.comViews:284

Overseas barcodes recordal means filling records for those barcodes registered abroad. Foreign enterprises should apply for barcode registration for the production or distribution of foreign products with relevant Chinese departments if they are to sell their products in the Chinese market. Barcode is a kind of optical, machine-readable, and data-based data. Although there is no law stipulates that you must have the barcode registered. However, if you want to sell your product in one foreign country, most local retailers and distributors require you to have barcodes for stock and sales record.

Benefits of Barcodes
Barcodes are often overlooked as a method for cutting costs and saving time. A valuable and viable choice for businesses looking to improve efficiency and reduce overhead, barcodes are both cost-effective and reliable.

In point-of-sale management, barcode systems can provide detailed up-to-date information on the business, accelerating decisions and with more confidence. Besides sales and inventory tracking, barcodes are very useful in logistics and supply chain management.

Conditions on the Recordal of Barcodes Registered Abroad
1. Domestic enterprises have foreign products barcode printed on the product, which are produced and sold in China;
2. Imported products with oversesa barcodes need to be sold in China.

Basic Information Required
1. Photocopies of the business licence and other relevant business qualification certificates acquired in accordance with the law;
2. Certificate of company prefix obtained abroad, or other legal certification documents and a photocopy of their Chinese translation (with the stamp of the translation company affixed);
3. A duly completed recordal form with company stamp affixed;
4. Brand registration certificate (if any);
5. Enterprise record filing form for using barcodes registered abroad;
6. Statement of recordal for overseas barcodes.

General Procedures
1. Applicants should fill out the Recordal Form for Use of Product Barcodes Registered Abroad in triplicate with the company stamp affixed;
2. Information verified as complete will be submitted to the ANCC for processing;
3. Applicants granted approval to file their records will be issued the Notice of Recordal on Use of Product Barcodes Registered Abroad.

Processing Time
Generally speaking, the recordal of barcodes registered abroad in China takes around 10-15 working days.

Contact Us
If you have further inquires, please do not hesitate to contact Tannet at anytime, anywhere by simply visiting Tannet’s website, or calling Hong Kong hotline at 852-27826888 or China hotline at 86-755-82143422, or emailing to You are also welcome to visit our office situated in 16/F, Taiyangdao Bldg 2020, Dongmen Rd South, Luohu, Shenzhen, China.

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