Export Procedures and Documentation

11 Jun 2024 09:30 - 13:00

Online Event


  • Member Rate: £200.00
  • Non Member Rate: £250.00
** These prices exclude VAT **

Have you experienced delays & incurred costs due to incorrect export documentation?
Do you want to save time and reduce export risk…?

Export Documentation problems often lead to delays in getting goods to customers, increased costs and charges, not to mention a breakdown of goodwill between seller and buyer. We will take you through a detailed look
at export documents taking a practical approach to why and when documents are needed. Includes background, uses and key requirements for different countries.

• Understand how to produce the necessary documents for an international shipment
• Prepare a price build up for an export quotation
• Identify the appropriate documents from the 3 categories required to expedite the shipment
• Describe any additional special requirements or documentation for particular markets/sectors
• Gain an overview of Incoterms 2020
• Identify modes of transport
• Identify where to go for sources of international information
• Understand customs procedures and requirements for international shipments
• Comply with HMRC (Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs) regulations for exports from the UK
• Recognize the significance of the key customs data in the export process and its impact on documentation
• Understand the importance of the correct commodity codes (HS codes) for products being exported
• Understand the process of obtaining necessary export licenses and permits
• Recognize the importance of origin documentation and declarations for preferential tariff treatment
• Understand the role of a freight forwarder or customs broker in facilitating the export customs clearance process
• Know the potential consequences of non-compliance with customs regulations, such as delays, fines, or penalties

Members of Black Country Chamber of Commerce can attend the workshops at a reduced rate.

Furthermore, as a Chamber member you could receive 50% discount on your mandatory certification of export documentation. All delegates receive detailed course notes and copies of the presentation slides. Delegates are welcome to seek further advice & information from the trainers after the workshops are completed.

For more information please email training@blackcountrychamber.co.uk


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