Understanding HS Codes and Tariff Code Determination

Understanding HS Codes and tariff code determination for the sake of customs declaration.
Tariff code determination for the sake of customs declaration. 

This course covers:

  • A basic understanding of the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System on an international and South African level.
  • Insight into the South African Tariff Book, its content and structure.
  • Interpreting a commodity based on its HS Code. 
  • The steps of HS Code determination for the sake of correctly declaring goods.
  • Applying the General Rules of Interpretation written by the World Customs Organisation.

Included in the course:

  • A real life tariff code determination process.
  • Real classroom footage of training by an industry expert. 
  • Excerpts from the tariff book and interpretation documents.
  • Resources and notes to download and use for the purpose of HS Code determination.
  • An online assessment consisting of 25 questions.