Trade

Why do I need a commodity code?

2023-12-07T07:10:54+00:00Blog|

What is a commodity code? A series of numbers used to identify products that are being imported or exported from the UK. Generally ten digits long for imports coming from outside the EU but for exports the first [...]

Where can I get an Export Cargo Shipping Instruction? (ECSI)

2024-01-08T12:50:43+00:00Blog|

What is an Export Cargo Shipping Instruction?(ECSI) An Export Cargo Shipping Instruction (ECSI) is a shipping document used during international trade activities, and the logistics associated with the handling of your cargo during transportation from your home country (e.g. UK) [...]

When is an International Consignment Note (CMR) used?

2024-01-08T13:15:00+00:00Blog|

What is an International Consignment Note? An International CMR Document is a carriage of goods document, used during international trade activities when goods are being transported by road. It contains information about: The sender (exporter), the carrier (haulage firm) and [...]

Why do I need a Customs Declaration (CN23)?

2023-10-13T13:29:56+00:00Blog|

What is a Customs Declaration (CN23)? A Customs Declaration (CN23 Form) is a customs document, used during international trade activities when goods are being transported overseas. It contains information about: - Nature of the goods (including a detailed description and [...]