September 23, Dow Jones Newswires Tuesday quoted sources as saying the official program of large-scale export tax rebate rate of mechanical and electrical products and high-tech products to save significantly affected by the impact of RMB appreciation slowing export growth and stimulate the emergence of landslide economy to maintain growth. Increase the magnitude of the tax rebate rate of about 4-8 percentage points. Sources said it is unclear whether the State Department has approved the plan.
The September 25 Japanese newspaper reporter called China CCCME, deputy director of the General Department of the Import and Export Chamber of Commerce Bai Xuefeng said that at present the exact message and have not received notification of electromechanical products import and export tax rebate rate hike.
"Mechanical and electrical products, engineering machinery, port machinery, machine tools and other products, most of the enjoyment of the highest tax rate of 17% of exports, continue to raise the possibility unlikely, if raised, may be for textile machinery and appliances and other electrical products. "China Merchants Securities senior analyst Dennis machinery industry R & D Center, told reporters. In June 2007, has been enjoying high mechanical and electrical products export tax rebate rate cut export tax rebates for the first time appeared in the list.
In less than a year, will rise again came the news, perhaps associated with our current economic environment.
January to August, Chinas total exports 9,376.9 billion, an increase of 22.4% over the previous year, significantly lower than 2007s 27.7 percent from January to August.
According to Dow Jones Newswires reported, sources told Dow Jones Newswires that the Chinese government has developed a plan to raise the export tax rebate rate of large-scale mechanical and electrical products with high added value and high-tech products. This plan includes a number of products, including home appliances, digital products, etc., to improve the margin tax rate of about 4-8 percentage points. Sources said it is unclear whether Chinas State Council has approved the plan.
"I think the mechanical and electrical products, engineering machinery, port machinery, machine tools and other products, most of the enjoyment of the highest tax rate of 17% of exports, continue to raise the possibility unlikely, if raised, may be for textile machinery and electrical machinery and appliances product. "R & D centers, senior analyst at China Merchants Securities, said Dennis machinery industry.
Haitong Securities chief analyst machinery industry Ye Zhigang said, "Most of the listed companies and other engineering machinery products enjoy the highest export tax rebate rate of 17%, I think this time, if raised, may be for the textile machinery business."
Midea, a top executive said: "rebate rate cut, high cost, the price will naturally increase the ability of the respective orders will decline."
Guangdong, for example, from January to June, exports of $ 240 million fans in Guangdong, accounting for 81.4% of total exports over the same period the national electric fan, which involves lowering the amount of exports under the export tax rebate rate was $ 210 million, accounting for the same period exports of Guangdong fans 15.3% of the total.
And the industry is still forecast "does not exclude the possibility of involving the adjustment of the country for the next round of home appliances export tax rebate policy," he also raised the export tax rebate rate of household electrical appliances news also came Sept. 23.
In fact, the export tax rebate rate increases if the appliance-mouth, and not without reason.
Compared with the export tax rebate rate mouth appliance production, export tax rebate rate of textile machinery in the lower position, from the second half of 2005 and now the RMB exchange rate has risen 18 percentage points. Meanwhile, the export tax rebate rate down from the original 17% to 11%, a decrease of 6 percentage points.