In 2020, a local court in Beijing ruled to recognize and enforce a monetary judgment (ordonnance) of the Commercial Court of Paris, France, marking the third time that Chinese courts have enforced French judgments.
France-China Judgments Recognition and Enforcement
Is Preservation of Property Available during Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgment in China?
Yes, Chinese courts can grant an application for preservation of property in cases enforcing foreign judgments, as shown by a recent case heard by Beijing Fourth Intermediate People's Court.
A court in Liaoning Province, China, recognized and enforced a French judgment of the Paris Commercial Court.
A court in Zhejiang Province, China, recognized and enforced a French judgment of Bobigny Commercial Court.
On 20 June 2017, a Chinese local court in Chenzhou, ruled against recognition of a French judgment on the ground that the applicant failed to submit a return receipt of the said judgment.