The key to smooth customs handling is a complete and correct commercial invoice. Customs authorities need it to assess possible taxes and duties. Filling it out correctly helps to avoid delays.

WHAT'S IN YOUR SHIPMENT?

Description of goods This gives the customs authorities a clear indication of what's in your shipment. The description should explain what it is, what it's made of, and what it's used for (if applicable). It should be clear and describe all items included in the shipment..

Harmonised Tariff Codes The Harmonised System (HS codes) classifies goods so customs authorities know which taxes, duties, and controls may apply. It's optional, but including a code helps speed up customs clearance