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Events » Fundamentals of Harmonized System (HS) Classification
Please Note: This date is tentative and may need to be moved depending on the COVID-19 situation.
Understanding how to classify products under the Harmonized System (HS) is essential in keeping the global supply chain moving. HS classification is an important component in both, export declaration for export shipments and the customs entry for import shipments. The HS classification is central to determining both export eligibility and import duty rates and taxes. The correct HS classification is also key to determining if products qualify for preferential tariff treatment under the many free trade agreements.
- Understanding and applying the General Rules of Interpretation (GRI)
- Utilizing section notes, chapter notes, headings, and subheadings
- Classifying parts and kits
- Utilizing classification tools such as explanatory notes and binding rulings
- Managing HS classification data
Sponsored by: Supply Chain Solutions
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Grand Rapids, MI 49504