All enterprises (entities) and individual business households:
According to the arrangement in the Circular of the People’s Government of Shanghai Municipality on Carrying out the Fourth Economic Census in Shanghai, the fourth economic census will be carried out in Shanghai concurrently with other places in the country in 2018. This economic census is another major survey of the market situation and capacity of Shanghai after the previous three economic censuses, and also a major event in the economic life in Shanghai.
To ensure correct determination of entities in the present economic census without missing or overlapping, and lay the foundation for the registration work in the census, the Office of the Leading Group of Shanghai for the Fourth Economic Census has decided to carry out an inspection of the entities for economic census in Shanghai from August to December. The inspection will be done for all corporate entities, industrial activity entities and individual business households operating in the secondary and tertiary industries within the administrative area of Shanghai. The formal registration for census will start on January 1, 2019.
To fully accomplish the task of entity inspection, you are requested to actively cooperate and support the work of surveyors, get ready the associated certificates and licenses according to the specific requirements on entity inspection, fill up the inspection forms in a true manner on time, and it is not allowed to provide untrue or incomplete census materials, or to refuse or delay to submit materials, or to counterfeit or tamper with data. Meanwhile, the census agencies and personnel at all levels will keep strictly confidential the business secret of all census objects. The information of entities and individuals obtained in the economic census shall be strictly limited to the purpose of economic census, and must not be used as basis to imposing penalty by any entity on objects of economic census.
We would like to express our sincere thanks to you for your strong support and close cooperation in the present entity inspection work!
Office of the Leading Group of Shanghai for the Fourth Economic Census