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The Construction Industry & Customs

You may know the materials that go into building a house, but do you know the customs considerations? Build a house with us and discover how customs affects construction in this article. 

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Construction
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A Guide to Advanced Tariff Ruling (ATaR)

Advanced tariff ruling (ATaR) is a tool you can use when importing into and exporting out of the United Kingdom. Find out how to effectively use ATaRs in this article.

ATAR
BTI
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Customs Clearance
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Classifications 101

Your commodity code defines the rules around your import and export, from regulations and permits to duty rates and preferential origin. Learn about HS and commodity codes in this article.

classifications 101
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Classification and CBAM

Your HS code can change for the same commodity after some processing, but did you know that this can also change your obligations? Simone Creviari explains classification and CBAM in this article.

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CBAM
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Sustainability
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Why didn’t the peanut cross the ocean?

​​​​​​​Health and safety in food transportation is one of the strictest areas of customs compliance. But how does this apply to the humble peanut, and what’s changed recently? Find out in this article.

Why did the peanut cross the road?
Certificate of Origin
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Export
Food
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The Combined Nomenclature (CN)

On Monday, October 31, 2022, the European Commission released the updated version of the Combined Nomenclature (CN) for 2023. This updated version includes new subheadings to monitor specific items better.

#WeAreCustomsSupport What is the Combined Nomenclature (CN) and why is it essential?
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Export
Supply Chain
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The Importance of a Correct Customs Classification of Your Goods

How you classify your goods from a customs point of view matters. Wrongly classifying your goods can lead to delays in your customs declaration process or delays when the Customs Authorities detain a shipment at the border. It can also lead to higher duties and even significant fines.

Binders: the importance of classification
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Customs
Customs Clearance