Circular No. 04/2021/TT-BXD guidelines for exporting minerals for use as building materials
Enterprises exporting minerals must submit annual reports before January 15 every year
On June 30, 2021, the Ministry of Construction issues the Circular No. 04/2021/TT-BXD prescribing guidelines for exporting minerals for use as building materials.
Accordingly, minerals used as building materials for export having legal origins include minerals mined under a License for Mining, a License to fully exploit minerals or an enclosed Decision on mining minerals issued by a competent state agency which is still effective in accordance with law regulations on minerals.
Mineral exporting enterprises must make annual reports (or irregular reports at the request of competent agencies) and submit them to the Department of Construction to report to provincial-level People's Committees (where such enterprises perform export activities) in accordance with the specified form before January 15 of each year. Annually (or irregularly at the request of competent agencies) provincial-level People's Committees shall report on the situation of mineral exporting in accordance with the specified form before January 30 of each year.
In addition, the list, specifications and technical criteria of minerals used as building materials for export are specified in Appendix I issued together with this Circular (except for minerals temporarily imported for re-export, border-gate transfer or transit).
This Circular takes effect from August 28, 2021.
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translation of the Official Gazette of the Vietnam News Agency
THE MINISTRY OF CONSTRUCTION
THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Hanoi, June 30, 2021
Prescribing guidelines for exporting minerals for use as building materials
Pursuant to the Government’s Decree No. 81/2017/ND-CP dated July 17, 2017, prescribing functions, tasks, power and organizational structure of the Ministry of Construction;
Pursuant to the Government’s Decree No. 09/2021/ND-CP dated February 09, 2021, prescribing regulations on the management of building materials;
In compliance with the Prime Minister’s Directive No. 38/CT-TTg dated September 29, 2020, on continuing to strengthen the state management of mineral exploration, exploitation, processing, use and export activities;
At the request of the Department of Building Materials;
The Minister of Construction hereby issues the Circular prescribing guidelines for exporting minerals for use as building materials.
Article 1. Scope of regulation and subjects of application
1. This Circular prescribes guidelines for lists, specifications, technical criteria and origin of minerals exported as building materials.
2. This Circular applies to domestic and foreign organizations and individuals that have activities related to exporting minerals for use as building materials in Vietnam (except for the cases where minerals for use as building materials for export are brought from the inland into the non-tariff zone or the separate customs zone for construction, repair and maintenance of construction structures).