11 August 2010
South America’s largest trade bloc, Mercosur finalised its customs code recently.
06 August 2010
The classification of doormats was the focus of the European Commission in July. Regulation No. 692/2010 focussed specifically on two types of doormats and the correct commodity codes that they should be classified under. They are as follows:
05 August 2010
In response to the wildfires that are ravaging Russia’s countryside, the Russian authorities have imposed a temporary ban on exports of wheat that will run from 15 August to 1 December.
30 July 2010
HMRC has published an updated information paper (JCCC CIP (10) 51) setting out a new criterion for future AEO applications included in the (ongoing) draft Implementing Provisions. The article below is a basic summary of the HMRC Paper.
29 July 2010
Over the past year or so, the European Commission has been conducting investigations into the eligibility of Sri Lanka to continue to benefit from Tariff reductions offered under the GSP+ arrangements.