E-Land Technology Driven E-commerce was informed that on April 2nd, as part of a continuous response to the new crown virus, Amazon announced today that it will provide hospitals and government organizations with priority to provide key medical supplies. It is reported that the selected ASIN of these medical supplies (including N95 masks, surgical masks, masks, surgical gowns, medical gloves and high-capacity disinfectants, etc.) will no longer be sold to general consumers on the Amazon website and AmazonBusiness website.
In addition, for ASINs affected by this change, Amazon has also waived sales commissions until June 30, 2020 to encourage its sales partners to provide these most demanding customers with more of these products at competitive prices. in stock. Sellers who are qualified to provide large quantities of epidemic prevention supplies can also apply to become suppliers.
It is understood that due to the impact of the epidemic, Amazon has previously announced the suspension of non-essential goods storage requests, and then suspended acceptance at sites such as Italy so that staff at the operation center can focus on processing and delivering orders that consumers currently need most. With the increasing severity of the US epidemic, Amazon's US warehouses have also been diagnosed by employees. At the same time, the strike caused by the epidemic has also caused Amazon a certain degree of trouble.
New rules for export of medical supplies starting April 1
On April 1, the Ministry of Commerce, the General Administration of Customs and the State Drug Administration issued a notice on the orderly export of medical supplies. The announcement pointed out that starting April 1, enterprises that export new coronavirus detection reagents, medical masks, medical protective clothing, ventilator, infrared thermometers must provide written or electronic declarations when they declare to customs.
At present, the global epidemic situation is accelerating. On the basis of doing a good job of preventing and controlling the epidemic, the orderly export of medical supplies is an important measure to deepen international cooperation in the prevention and control of the epidemic and jointly respond to the global public health crisis. In the special period of epidemic prevention and control, in order to effectively support the global fight against the epidemic, ensure product quality and safety, and regulate the export order, starting April 1, export of new coronavirus detection reagents, medical masks, medical protective clothing, ventilator, infrared thermometers When the enterprise declares to the customs, it must provide a written or electronic declaration, promising that the export products have obtained China's medical device product registration certificate and meet the quality standards of the importing country (region). The customs shall inspect and release the medical device product registration certificate approved by the drug regulatory department. The above-mentioned quality supervision measures for the export of medical supplies will be adjusted dynamically according to the development of the epidemic situation.
Relevant medical material export enterprises should ensure product quality and safety, meet relevant standards and requirements, and actively support the international community in fighting the epidemic.