‘Better understanding the UK tariff schedule’ focuses on the new UK tariff schedule following the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. It outlines what is new, explains what information is required by traders to establish the correct UK import tariff, the importance of accurate product classification in the Harmonized System (HS), how a trader accesses the UK tariff schedule online and through a practical example, how a product’s classification and correct tariff are established.
“We need to gain a better understaanding on the regulatory side in the green technology and renewables sector. It is critically important that we clarify the local regulatory framework and give investors the confidence and incentive to enter the South African market. The impact of us understanding that marketplace and the competencies of South African businesses means that we can increase our exports significantly.”