1. Businesses considering to import Chinese products should apply to the Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT), Ministry of Economic Affairs. The BOFT will consult with relevant government departments. These government departments will review applications, case by case, consulting the Taiwan and Mainland China Trade Permission Regulations under the premises that the act of import shall not threaten national security or critically harm any industry or sector of the Taiwan economy.
2. Citizens can inquire about items approved for import from China at the official BOFT Web site at www.trade.gov.tw .
3. Citizens can access data relating to import-export trade of agricultural products between Taiwan and Mainland China at the official COA Web site at www.coa.gov.tw . (Statistics & COA Publications à Agricultural Statistics à Agricultural Statistics Inquiry à Agricultural Trade Statistics)