Understanding Commodity Codes

Understanding Commodity Codes

The purpose of this course:

The purpose of this course is to help individuals understand commodity codes. Several practical exercises are included in this course to ensure attendees have a strong grasp of commodity codes.

Who is this course for?

This course is designed for anyone in the organisation who might be called upon to contribute to a correct description of goods traded internationally for both export and import declarations.

This can range from complete beginners to experienced operators who feel the need to refresh their knowledge.

It is also suitable for management staff whose role requires supervision or checking of sensitive Customs declarations.

What will the course cover?

  • Why we need Commodity Codes and Who is Responsible
  • Explanation of the Harmonized System
  • Review the UK Trade Tariff and how to classify using- The General Interpretative Rules (GIR)
    – Chapters
    – Headings
    – Subheadings
    – Chapter, Subheading and Section Notes
  • Commodity Code Allocation
  • Customs Measures
  • Practical Exercises

Timings: 9:30am – 12:30pm

Member cost: £199 + VAT

Non-Member cost: £249 + VAT

For more information, or to book a place on this course, call us on 01908 733082 or email training@chambermk.co.uk

Our Upcoming International Trade Events

  • Commodity Codes | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    06 Aug 2024

    Commodity Codes

  • Preference Rules of Origin | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    14 Aug 2024

    Preference Rules of Origin

  • Beginners Practical Guide to Exporting | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    03 Sep 2024

    Beginners Practical Guide to Exporting

  • Beginners Practical Guide to Importing | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    03 Sep 2024

    Beginners Practical Guide to Importing

  • Understanding Export & Export Documentation | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    24 Sep 2024

    Understanding Export & Export Documentation

  • Customs Procedures and Documentation | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    09 Oct 2024

    Customs Procedures and Documentation

  • Import Procedures including IP & OP | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    24 Oct 2024

    Import Procedures including IP & OP

  • Incoterms | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    06 Nov 2024

    Incoterms

  • Letters of Credit & Methods of Payment | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    21 Nov 2024

    Letters of Credit & Methods of Payment

  • Commodity Codes | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    12 Dec 2024

    Commodity Codes

  • Beginners Practical Guide to Exporting | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    09 Jan 2025

    Beginners Practical Guide to Exporting

  • Beginners Practical Guide to Importing | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    09 Jan 2025

    Beginners Practical Guide to Importing

  • Understanding Export & Export Documentation | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    23 Jan 2025

    Understanding Export & Export Documentation

  • Customs Procedures and Documentation | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    05 Feb 2025

    Customs Procedures and Documentation

  • Import Procedures including IP & OP | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    20 Feb 2025

    Import Procedures including IP & OP

  • Incoterms | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    06 Mar 2025

    Incoterms

  • Letters of Credit & Methods of Payment | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    20 Mar 2025

    Letters of Credit & Methods of Payment

  • Commodity Codes | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    26 Mar 2025

    Commodity Codes

  • Preference Rules of Origin | Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce

    26 Mar 2025

    Preference Rules of Origin