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    HiAre there any restrictions to exporting In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and or Food Supplements to Bel...

    What can we use an ATA carnet for?

    Posted on 20 November 2014

    I am confused about how the ATA carnet can be used.Is it only for goods that are carried by hand? Th...

    Calculating US import duty

    Posted on 12 November 2014

    Hi there, Can anyone tell me how to work out what the charges/import duty will be charges on goods g...

    Time: 1.30pm - 4.30pm Many companies export products which are listed on the BIS strategic goods ...

    AEO Awareness - half day workshop

    Starts from 18 March 2015

    Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm The EU is planning major modernisation of the EU Customs Code in 2015, the...

    Incoterms - half day workshop

    Starts from 29 April 2015

    This course is for companies who export and import goods for both EU and non-EU markets and is desig...

    Selling engine parts to an operator in Iran

    Posted on 10 November 2014

    We have received and enquiry to supply some reconditioned engine parts to a plant operator in Iran. ...

    Claiming back VAT when exporting

    Posted on 9 November 2014

    I am purchasing goods in the UK which I will pay 20 % VAT.These will be shipped to West Africa for a...

    Exporting small items to Gibraltar

    Posted on 7 November 2014

    I am a sole trader who hand makes items. I have a shop in Gibraltar that is interested in stocking m...

    UKTI Israel is keen to assist UK food and drink exporters enter the Israeli market. This webinar, wh...

    Can I recover VAT on goods imported from Norway to UK and then exported to non-EU country, without p...

    Hi,I wish to purchase EU produced alcohol products for sale to other EU territories and non-EU terri...

    Exporting beer to France using an SAD

    Posted on 6 November 2014

    Hello All,I am in the process of arranging for a consignment of beer to sent to a customer in France...

    I am a UK web developer (limited company) who is planning to reach out into the US market (particula...

    HiWe are a British exporter and are looking to export sugar confectionery from our Chinese facility ...

    Hello I'm exporting Aluminium profile stair nosings to KSA, Riyadh. As far as I can tell the HS code...

    Hi,Could you please provide information on where I can find further guidance on Font Size requiremen...

    Nigerian business visa

    Posted on 22 October 2014

    Hi, Do you know of a legitimate web site I can apply for a visa to Nigerian within the next 4 weeks?...

    Exporting alcohol to North America

    Posted on 21 October 2014

    Can you recomend a consultancy, company or independant advisor who can speak to companies knowlegab...

    The Capital’s Accelerator Programme* and the Mayor’s Export Programme** would like to invite London ...

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    The bribery Act, advice for UK exporters

    Posted on 7 October 2014

    The Bribery Act was introduced in 2010 as a way of strengthening the existing bribery and corrup...

    Published on 08.09.2014 SINGAPORE — The Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) has made fu...

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    Getting started with export

    Posted on 5 September 2014

    Export Bootcamp – Get your export plan in shape for 2014 Calling all recruits! Is your ...

    Transporting goods overseas to Canada correctly requires you to have initiate knowledge of the c...

    Article posted by James Stevens
    on behalf of Clearit

    14.08.2014 From traffic updates to tax returns, cities and countries have more data than ever bef...

    Article posted by Kelly Ng, FutureGov Asia Pacific
    via UK Trade & Investment Singapore

    e-customs will be at Multimodal 2015

    Posted on 6 August 2014

    e-customs Ltd will be attending its first Multimodal event in April 2015. Why not come along and say...

    Problem areas that traders often experience: Communication between Trader and Customs Agent It...

    Continuing in this series of the Top 10 FAQs that UKTI receives, we’ll explore the next topic of UK/...

    Article posted by Diana Lau UKTI USA
    via UK Trade & Investment USA

    This series will address the top 10 frequently asked questions that we in UKTI USA, regularly receiv...

    Image Source: flickr.com/photos/pinksherbet/1535619818/ From small businesses to huge multinational...

    In 2013, the UK Government refused 196 export and trade licence applications. Each refusal imposed h...

    When engaging in export and international business, there are a number of things you have to conside...

    Article posted by Neil Payne
    on behalf of Kwintessential

    For many UK businesses, selling abroad involves using agents and distributors. Knowing when its best...

    Article posted by Richard Mullett
    via The Legal Partners

    The Case for Control

    Posted on 3 January 2014

    Most international contracts which include the movement of goods need to contain clear terms regardi...

    Information Technology Agreement (ITA)

    Posted on 30 November 2013

    On the 13th September 2013, Russia became the 78th member of the Information Technology Agreement (I...

    Article posted by Sandra Strong FIEX (CITA) Managing Partner Strong & Herd LLP
    via Strong and Herd LLP

    Arguably, there’s never been a better time to look at international trade. The domestic market has b...

    i  have been asked where to find “free” information on VAT in the UK. Assuming that it is not cov...

    Hot Off the French Trade Press - 22 Nov

    Posted on 22 November 2013

    Welcome to Hot Off the French Trade Press, a weekly round up of news items from French trade journal...

    French digital education sector update

    Posted on 22 November 2013

    I am just back from the French trade show Educatec-Educatice which was this week in Paris. The ma...

    The European Union and Canada have signed a new free trade agreement which is forecast to boost ...

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    A Comprehensive Guide to International Trade

    Starts from 26 November 2014

    This course is a comprehensive guide for anyone engaged in the international movement of goods.  It ...

    A Comprehensive Guide to International Trade

    Starts from 26 November 2014

    The 'gold standard' for import and export training, giving a practical and pragmatic detailed guide....

    Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Food Law

    Starts from 27 November 2014

    Leatherhead’s uniqueGCC Food Lawtraining course has been launched in response to the growing demand ...

    The Capital’s Accelerator Programme* and the Mayor’s Export Programme** would like to invite London ...

    Letters of Credit

    Starts from 2 December 2014

    The course is ideally suited for sales, accounts, shipping or despatch personnel who have either jus...

    Customs Valuation Training Course

    Starts from 3 December 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs valuation and for those needing a greater understan...

    Customs Valuation

    Starts from 3 December 2014

    A detailed and practical guide to a discipline with a business wide cost impact. This course is d...

    Achieving Successful Customs Audits

    Starts from 4 December 2014

    Customs audits are often viewed with fear and trepidation but there is no reason for this to be the ...

    Achieving Successful Customs Audits

    Starts from 4 December 2014

    Customs audits are often viewed with fear and trepidation but there is no reason for this to be the ...

    UKTI Israel is keen to assist UK food and drink exporters enter the Israeli market. This webinar, wh...

    Export Starter

    Starts from 21 January 2015

    Many clerks and managers involved in export have little or no formal training.  Most of the fundamen...

    Export Documentation

    Starts from 4 February 2015

    In today’s busy exporting environment, few exporters have the time to consider the why, the where an...

    Letters of Credit

    Starts from 4 March 2015

    The course is ideally suited for sales, accounts, shipping or despatch personnel who have either jus...

    AEO Awareness - half day workshop

    Starts from 18 March 2015

    Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm The EU is planning major modernisation of the EU Customs Code in 2015, the...

    Time: 1.30pm - 4.30pm Many companies export products which are listed on the BIS strategic goods ...

    Import Procedures

    Starts from 22 April 2015

    The trend in recent years has been to move volume manufacturing to places like China, India and othe...

    Incoterms - half day workshop

    Starts from 29 April 2015

    This course is for companies who export and import goods for both EU and non-EU markets and is desig...

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    HiAre there any restrictions to exporting In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and or Food Supplements to Belize?Thank you

    What can we use an ATA carnet for?

    Posted on 20 November 2014

    I am confused about how the ATA carnet can be used.Is it only for goods that are carried by hand? The following link says it can be used for freight or hand-carried, but not post. Does sending things...

    Hi,I wish to purchase EU produced alcohol products for sale to other EU territories and non-EU territories.Does my business need to be VAT registered in order to do so ?Many thanks.

    Calculating US import duty

    Posted on 12 November 2014

    Hi there, Can anyone tell me how to work out what the charges/import duty will be charges on goods going from UK to USA?Thank you

    Exporting beer to France using an SAD

    Posted on 6 November 2014

    Hello All,I am in the process of arranging for a consignment of beer to sent to a customer in France for the first time. As we do not send produce under bond, we have been using an SAD (Single Admin Document)...

    Claiming back VAT when exporting

    Posted on 9 November 2014

    I am purchasing goods in the UK which I will pay 20 % VAT.These will be shipped to West Africa for a Vessel with no VAT to pay.How does the UK VAT system work?How do i get my 20% VAT back?Do i get the...

    Selling engine parts to an operator in Iran

    Posted on 10 November 2014

    We have received and enquiry to supply some reconditioned engine parts to a plant operator in Iran. We have some of the parts in stock but when enquiring to a manufacturer they said they were unable to...

    In the US tipping is not an option. What is the best way of covering yourself with regards to HMRC and not being out of pocket on a business trip to America? Do you add 10% to your receipts and hope...

    Dear Sir or Madam,We are a newly established company based in the UK, operating in the field of baby clothing. From our e-store we are planning on selling goods worldwide.Could you kindly give us an advise...

    Sending health resources and food aid cassava to Liberia also sending other materials to Ghana are there any restrictions and what checks and paperwork does one need entering an infected country?

    Exporting small items to Gibraltar

    Posted on 7 November 2014

    I am a sole trader who hand makes items. I have a shop in Gibraltar that is interested in stocking my work but they have asked if I am VAT registered for export because as they are VAT exempt they can...

    Can I recover VAT on goods imported from Norway to UK and then exported to non-EU country, without processing or making any changes to the goods

    Hello I'm exporting Aluminium profile stair nosings to KSA, Riyadh. As far as I can tell the HS code is HS 760410.Do I need a SASO Certificate?I know I need a certificate of originAnything else or advice...

    I am a UK web developer (limited company) who is planning to reach out into the US market (particularly targeted at schools where I have identified a potential gap in the market). I don't have, and don't...

    Hi,Could you please provide information on where I can find further guidance on Font Size requirements for the new Food Labeling rules coming in force in December. I am aware if the change with respect...

    HiWe are a British exporter and are looking to export sugar confectionery from our Chinese facility FOB to our client in Saudi. The Saudi importer has requested a Health Certificate.Is this a requirement...

    Exporting alcohol to North America

    Posted on 21 October 2014

    Can you recomend a consultancy, company or independant advisor who can speak to companies knowlegably at a workshop about labeling, export documentation, dodumentation for samples and trade shows, dual...

    Nigerian business visa

    Posted on 22 October 2014

    Hi, Do you know of a legitimate web site I can apply for a visa to Nigerian within the next 4 weeks? ThanksPenny

    Assignment of FEACN Codes

    Posted on 13 October 2014

    Can anyone provide advice on assigning FEACN codes for exporting goods to Russia from the UK via Belarus (goods are authorised in Belarus therefore subject to CU rules).

    I'm an adviser working with UKTI. I've spoken to a number of craft beer companies who would like to start exporting but are worried about the tax and duties situation when selling to foreign markets....

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