THE MINISTRY OF INDUSTRY AND TRADE
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No. 39/2012/TT-BCT
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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Hanoi, December 20th 2012
 
 
CIRCULAR
DETAILING A NUMBER OF ARTICLES OF THE GOVERNMENT'S DECREE NO. 94/2012/NĐ-CP DATED NOVEMBER 12TH 2012 ON WINE PRODUCTION AND WINE TRADING
 
 
Pursuant to Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 189/2007/NĐ-CP dated December 27th 2007 on defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Ministry of Industry and Trade; the Government's Decree No. 44/2011/NĐ-CP dated June 14th 2011 amending and supplementing Article 3 of the Decree No. 189/2007/NĐ-CP dated December 27th 2007 on defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Ministry of Industry and Trade;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 94/2012/NĐ-CP dated November 12th 2012 on wine production and wine trading;
The Minister of Industry and Trade details a number of articles of the Government's Decree No. 94/2012/NĐ-CP dated November 12th 2012 on wine production and wine trading as follows:
Chapter I

>> See also:  Circular No. 13/2013/TT-NHNN

GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1. Scope of regulation
This Circular deals with the documents and procedures for issuing, reissuing, amending, supplementing, and revoking the Licenses for mass production of wine, the Licenses for small-scale production of commercial wine, the certificates of registration of small-scale production of wine for selling to the enterprises licensed to produce wine for further processing, the Licenses for wine distribution, the Licenses for wine wholesaling, the License for wine retailing as prescribed in the Government's Decree No. 94/2012/NĐ-CP dated November 12th 2012 on wine production and wine trading (hereinafter referred to as the Decree No. 94/2012/NĐ-CP);
Article 2. Subjects of application
This Circular is applicable to the Vietnamese and foreign organizations and individuals that participate in wine production, wine trading, and other activities related to wine production and wine trading within Vietnam’s territory.
Article 3. Interpretation of terms
1. “Copies” in this Circular are presented in one of the following suitable forms:
a) An authenticated copy as prescribed (applicable to the dossiers sent by post or administrative dispatches);
b) A copy enclosed with an original for comparison (applicable to the dossiers directly submitted);
c) A scanned copy of the original (if the administrative procedures allows online dossier submission).

>> See also:  Circular No. 66/2008/TT-BTC dated July 21, 2008

2. The license is reissued when it is damaged, burned, lost, or revoked, or expired.
Article 4. The wine standards
Wine products must satisfy the current Vietnam’s standards. The applicable standard is the Regulation QCVN 6-3: 2010/BYT enclosed with the Circular No. 45/2010/TT-BYT dated December 22nd 2010 of the Ministry of Health.