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Financial Support Measures of Pudong New Area for Promoting the Development of Shipping Industry 

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Article 1.These measures are formulated for the purposes of promoting the development of modern shipping industry in Pudong New Area, accelerating the clustering of high-end shipping resources to Pudong New Area, strengthening the role of Pudong New Area as a core functional area, and accelerating the construction of the Shanghai International Shipping Center.

 

Article 2. “Newly-established” shipping enterprises and institutions refer to shipping enterprises and institutions that have industrial and commercial registration on or after January 1, 2011 in Pudong New Area, and whose taxation account administration is located in Pudong New Area. “Existing” shipping enterprises and institutions refer toexisting shipping enterprises and institutions that registered prior to January 1, 2011 in Pudong New Area and whose taxation administration is located in Pudong New Area.

 

Article 3.Subsidies are granted to an enterprise based on its contribution to Pudong New Area as provided herein. In practice,factors such as enterprise’s development need, economic contribution, technological innovation, job creation, energy conservation and emission reduction, integrity and credibility, and production safety should be taken into consideration, and a comprehensive contribution assessment should be performed.

 

Article 4.A one-off subsidywill be granted in proportion to registered capital to a newly-established major shipping service provider when its status is confirmed.

 

Article 5.Following one-off subsidies will be granted to a newly-established high-end shipping service enterprise when its status is confirmed:

 

Newly-established financial and financial leasing enterprises in shipping industry will enjoy favorable policies for financial institution or financial leasing industryfrom Pudong New Area if its status is confirmed;

 

Newly established ship management, shipping brokerage, shipping law, shipping information, shipping consultancy and shipping talent service enterprises will enjoy a one-off subsidyin proportion to its registered capital when it status is confirmed.

 

Article 6. When an existing major shipping service enterprise or high-end shipping service enterprisein Pudong New Area increase capital to a certain level, a one-off subsidies will be granted in accordance with the standards of newly-established enterprises if such capital increase is confirmed.

 

Article 7. A one-off subsidy will be granted to a newly-established famous functional shipping agency, home or abroad, according to itsrating and scale whenits status is confirmed.

 

Article 8. Regional headquarters of multinational shipping enterprises, headquarters and regional headquarters of domestic large enterprises will enjoy supportive policies from Pudong New Area for headquarters establishment when their status is confirmed.

 

Article 9.Subsidies will be granted to a newly-established shipping service enterprise or ship manufacture and maintenance enterprise within three years based on its contribution to Pudong New Area when its contribution is confirmed.

 

Article 10.Subsidies will be granted to a newly-establishedmajor shipping service enterprise within six years based on its contribution to Pudong New Area when its contribution is confirmed.

 

Article 11.Subsidies will be granted to a newly-established high-end shipping service enterprise or large-scale advanced ship manufacture and maintenance enterprise within five years based on its contribution to Pudong New Area when its contribution is confirmed.

 

Article 12.Pudong New Area encourages existingand newly-established shipping service enterprises to carry out water-water transit LCL, offshore trade, futures bonded delivery and other new business, and will grant subsidies within six years based on contribution from new business to Pudong New Area when its contribution is confirmed.

 

Article 13.Subsidies will be granted to existingmajor shipping service enterprises, high-end shipping service enterprises, large-scale advanced ship manufacture and maintenance enterprises, and high-growth shipping enterprises in Pudong New Area within five years based on the annual increase of theircontribution to Pudong New Area when the contribution is confirmed.

 

Article 14.Existing and newly-established shipping service enterprises, high-end shipping service enterprises, large-scale advanced ship manufacture and maintenance enterprises, and high-growth shipping enterprises in Pudong New Area will, under the same conditions, enjoy priority in receiving government-funded interest discounts if they are confirmed to meet district provisions concerning suchdiscounts.

 

Article 15. Shipping enterprises and functional institutions in Pudong New Area are encouraged to carry out project research on soft environment for shipping industry in Pudong New Area. Enterprises and institutions of all kinds are encouraged to hold high-end shipping workshops, seminars, exhibitions and other activities and projects in Pudong New Area. Platform projects that help to improve shipping service functions in Pudong New Area are also encourage. Subsidies will be granted to enterprises and institutions as appropriate if the project research, activities and platform projects are confirmed.

 

Article 16. To improve the commercial facilities in the “three ports and three areas” (namelyWaigaoqiao Port, Shanghai Pudong International Airport and Yangshan Port; WaigaoqiaoBonded Area, Pudong International Airport Comprehensive Bonded Area and YangshanBonded Area) and the downtown area of Lingang New City, Pudong New Area will grant subsidies to newly establishedbranded restaurants, large gymnasiums, supermarkets and other commercial services.

 

Article 17. Subsidies will be granted to following managers and professionals when confirmed.

 

(1)     A one-off subsidy will be granted to each and every senior executive of newly-established major shipping service enterprises, high-end shipping service enterprises, large-scale advanced ship manufacture and maintenance enterprises, high-growth shipping enterprises, and domestically- or internationally-renowned functional shipping agencies.

(2)     Special subsidies will be granted to senior executives of existing and newly-established major shipping service enterprises, high-end shipping service enterprises, large-scale advanced ship manufacture and maintenance enterprises, high-growth shipping enterprises, and domestically- or internationally-renowned functional shipping agenciesbased on their contribution in the year.

(3)     Certain subsidies will be granted to mid-level managers and professionals of existing and newly-established major shipping service enterprises, high-end shipping service enterprises, large-scale advanced ship manufacture and maintenance enterprises, high-growth shipping enterprises and domestically- or internationally-renowned functional shipping agenciesbased on their contribution in the year.

 

Article 18. Supplementary articles

(1)     Where both relevant supportive provisions of higher authority and the Measures are applicable, the supportive provisions of higher authority shall always be implemented first. In case of subsidies from higher authority are inadequate compared with the Measures, the latter may be implemented as a supplement to make up the gap. The same recipient may receive the most favorable policy, but may not receive the same subsidy more than once.

(2)     Enterprises enjoying supportive policies herein shall continuously operate in Pudong New Area for at least 10 years from the year it receives them. If a recipient fails to meet comprehensive assessment, its qualification for financial support may be revoked and financial subsidies already granted may be withdrawn.

(3)     The Measures shall be implemented as of the day of promulgation.

 

 
 
 

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