On 1 December, 2016, talking with a reporter of the Customs News,
Deputy Director of the Customs IT and Statistics Department (the General Department of Customs) Phan Sinh said that
the Department is asking for approval of the leader of the General Department of Customs to announce more information
according to this new mode.
According to the Customs IT and Statistics Department,
to implement Decision No. 15/2014/QD-TTg dated 17 February 2014 of the Prime Minister issuing the
regulation on general statistical reports for ministries, departments, and Decree No. 97/2016/ND-CP
regulating the statistical indicator contents under the national statistics indicator system which includes
the statistical indicators of import and export commodities under mode of transport, the General Department of
Customs carries out the statistics of import-export goods which are divided into groups under the mode of transport.
The statistics of import and export commodities under mode of
transport include statistics on quantity and value of each major commodity/commodity group under each mode of
transport, in which: the scope of data is only commodities in the statistical system prescribed in Circular
No. 168/2011/TT-BTC of the Ministry of Finance; major export commodity groups (according to Form No. 14B/TCHQ
of the General Department of Customs) and major import commodity groups (according to Form 15B/TCHQ of the General Department of Customs)
Modes of transport are: roads include highway,
railway and other means of transportation on the roads; Waterways include seaway and river way;
other modes of transport include: line, mixed transport and other modes which has not basis enough
to determine accurately..
According to the Customs IT and Statistics Department, the statistics of import and export
commodities which are divided into groups (from specialization in statistical activities-PV) under
transport modes are efforts of the General Department of Customs to better meet increasing demand for statistics by
citizens, businesses and others who are interested.
By T. Binh/ Huyen Trang(http://customsnews.vn/)