Prepare Your Business for Customs - Tuesday 8th December 2020 Morning Session

Online Delivery
09:00 - 12:00

The workshop will cover how export and import customs procedures on trade with ‘Third Countries’ apply, how tariffs work and the need to correctly classify your goods.

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Thursday 8th December 2020

Prepare Your Business for Customs

The three hour Online Workshop has been designed to give participants a broad overview of relevant trade and customs procedures to ensure compliance with international export and import requirements.

The workshop is suitable for anyone with no prior knowledge in trade and customs procedures as well as those who are looking to review their prior knowledge, especially in the context of the UK leaving the European Union.

The workshop is organized into 4 sessions, each lasting approximately 45 minutes with appropriate time for breaks. The small group format is designed to provided space for detailed questions and ensure that knowledge is imparted in a practical and engaging way

Workshop Contents

Session 1

  • Welcome and introduction
  • Trade compliance, commercial practices
  • EU and UK trade tariff
  • Customs duties – Tariff classification, origin and valuation

Session 2

  • Who is responsible
  • Commercial arrangements / Incoterms® 2020
  • Customs compliance
  • Agents
  • Making a declaration
  • Systems

Session 3

  • Trade with the UK and making sense of Brexit
  • Withdraw Agreement and Northern Ireland
  • Transit though the UK (“Land bridge”)
  • UK import procedures for goods from Ireland/EU

Session 4

  • Special Customs Procedures and Arrangements available in Ireland/EU/UK
  • Authorized Economic Operators
  • Additional points to consider
  • Recap and additional training opportunities