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Beginners Practical Guide to Importing

8 October @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for beginners who are new to international trade. It would also be beneficial to businesses who have just started importing and provides an opportunity to understand basic import processes.

What will I learn?

This practical course covers everything you need to know to import safely and securely whilst fulfilling all your legal duties.

Specifically, we cover:

· Import Definition and the Process Flow

· Getting Ready to Import to include

o Commodity Codes

o Origin

o Incoterms

o Goods Valuation to include Duties/Taxes

· Documentation

o Commercial Invoice

o Packing Lists

o Preference Documents

· Shipping Methods & How to Request a Shipping Quotation

· Information for a Shipping Quotation

· Booking the Shipment and Clearance Instructions

· Seller Managing the Shipment

· Import Declarations – the Basics

· Record Keeping and Checks

How will I learn?

This is a step-by-step practical workshop created to give you the knowledge you need to run your import activity smoothly.

Time? Half-day engaging workshop 1pm – 4pm.


8 October
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


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