Import Processes, Compliance and Documents: 1 Day Course

October 16th @ 9:15 am - 3:30 pm, Durham, £420.00

This accredited course is designed to equip delegates with an increased knowledge of the commercial and contractual issues involved in importing goods in to the UK and an understanding of customs compliance responsibilities of the importer.

Who should attend this course?

Import directors and managers; shipping department and import personnel; freight forwarders; purchasing and procurement department managers and employees; management trainees; operations/logistics staff

Upon completion of a written revision paper, delegates will receive a BCC accredited certificate subject to a pass mark of 50%.

Course topics

  • Introduction – What is an Import?
  • EC Trade
  • Managing the import process – restrictions; preparation and research; enquiries
  • Contractual and logistical considerations
  • Incoterms® 2010 rules
  • Methods of payment
  • The Integrated Tariff of the United kingdom
  • Classification
  • The Customs entry - responsibilities of the importer; valuations; Duty and VAT calculations
  • Managing the customs process

Brexit implications will be discussed throughout.


Durham County Cricket Club, Emirates Riverside Cricket Ground, Durham, DH3 3QR, 3qr

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Event Overview


October 16th 2019


9:15 am - 3:30 pm



Event Category:



North East Chamber of Commerce

Contact Name

NEE Chamber


0300 303 6322

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