How to determine HTS code?

In this article we look at how many trade compliance professionals approach HS classification. We will not cover the general rules of interpretation of the harmonized system in this article,…

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HS code engineering

HS code engineering or tariff engineering is the term used to describe a broad set of activities undertaken to change the way a product is classified under WCO's harmonized system…

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How to look up HS tariff code

We have published several guides about doing HS classification using WCO's classification rules and we always urge traders to classify their products following these rules. Nonetheless, WCO's General Rules for…

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HS code for hand sanitizer?

The Covid-19 situation has given rise to an increase in volumes of hand sanitizer products being shipped across borders internationally. It is no surprise that the HS code for hand…

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Logistics & Supply Chain Definitions

The supply chain and logistics space is so full of terminology and jargon that even the most experienced logisticians can often come across new terms they are unfamiliar with. Here…

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HS classification of flavored milk?

HS Classification case study: HS code for flavored milk In this case study we will look at the process of determining a tariff code for flavored milk importing to Thailand.…

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Who will provide HS code for import?

HS Traders must provide HS codes to Customs authorities when they want to import or export products into a country. This information is usually declared on the import declaration. These…

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Effective Compliance Training

Compliance training for the larger organization is an essential part of any compliance department's scope of work. Having colleagues throughout the supply chain who are familiar with concepts such as…

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