1. Ministry of Sciences, Technology and Environment assigned by the Government is responsible for issuance of statute applied to import of second hand equipment.
Waiting for the regulations of Ministry of Sciences, Technology and Environment on import of second hand equipment (machinery, equipment, transport, means, trucks, vehicles for installation, construction...), Ministry of Trade temporarily regulates as follows:
Businesses desiring import of the above mentioned goods must:
Obtaining all the above mentioned conditions, the businesses will come to licence Bureau of Ministry of Trade but not Ministry of Trade.
Import of second hand complete equipment and separate equipment having unit price not less than 100,000 USD/piece must be supervised by the General Department of Measurement and Standards according to the regulation No. 171/TDC/THKH dated May 6th, 1994 of the General Department of Measurement and Standards before conducting import procedure at Customs Office.
- - Be responsible themselves for the effectiveness
- - Have import licence for appropriate commodities.
- - Have approval in written form of their higher organizations of ministerial rank (for businesses belonged to the central) or of people's committees for local businesses and non-state businesses located in provinces.