Ensure that you are compliant with customs regulations and paying the proper rate of duty on your imported products. Proper tariff classification is the basic foundation for all customs transactions, including qualification for the U.S., Mexico, Canada Free Trade Agreement (USMCA). Correct classification of your products is essential for determining the appropriate duties and remaining fully in compliance with all Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Regulations). The Harmonized Tariff System (HTS) provides duty rates for virtually every item that exists, and is harmonized to at least the 6-digit level almost across the globe.
Materials managers, purchasing or buyers, customs trade importers and exporters, finance management and sales managers alike will benefit from learning how to read the U.S. Tariff, the general rules for interpretation and how to determine the correct HTS Code classification for your products in this full-day class.
- The structure of U.S. Harmonized Tariff Schedule ("HTS") book
- Understanding the General Rules of Interpretation Understanding the harmonized classification system of imported products
- The U.S., Mexico, Canada Free Trade Agreement (USMCA - the replacement for NAFTA)