In the first quarter of this year, the customs nationwide seized 4,612 batches of IPR-infringing goods for import and export, up 49% year on year; 16.54 million items of such goods were detained, valued at 41.05 million yuan. Among the goods seized, 4,323 batches were delivered via post, accounting for 93.7% of the total.

In Q1, the General Administration of Customs approved 2,714 applications for registration of customs IPR protection, up 11.3% year on year.

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