Duty rates vary dependant on several factors such as type of product, country of origin etc.
You can use the Market Access Database to determine the import duty rates for your products:
You will need to establish the tariff heading for the goods you are planning on exporting. The tariff heading is the first four figures of your products harmonised commodity code which can be found in one of the following ways:
1. Calling the tariff classification helpline – 01702 366077 – More info at
2. Using MADB’s
3. Using the UK Trade Tariff
Market Access Database – Tariff Classification:
UK Trade tariff:
Note that some African and Middle Eastern countries run some from of Product Conformity/Verification Programme meaning you may need a Pre-Shipment inspection and/or a Certificate of Conformity to enable customs clearance. Countries include:
• Saudi Arabia
You can establish if your products will fall into the PCP regulations using the tariff/commodity code.
I hope this helps and should you have any questions or require further support please email me.