This introductory course covers all the key elements of international trade. The content provides an excellent platform for delegates to continue their own learning path on to more specialist courses. The course will deliver a complete understanding of the export process, the export documents required and will answer many of the questions raised whilst preparing and progressing export orders for customer overseas.
o The different stages of exporting goods
o Overview of the customs process
o Customs Entries
o What is a Tariff Code
o What a Tariff Code is used for
o How to classify a product
o Packing Lists
o Shipping Documents
o Why is Country of Origin
o When is a Country of Origin Certificate required?
o How to determine the origin of a product?
o Trade Agreements – Rules of Origin
o Overview of the different Trade Documents
o How to comply with the Trade Agreements
o An overview the terms
o How to use the terms
o Common Misunderstandings
Who should attend?
This course is suitable for companies new to international trade as well as experienced companies who may want to refresh and update their knowledge. It is especially beneficial for staff who work in export sales, purchasing, logistics, accountancy, import and export shipping departments, customer services, import and export administration.