Importing into the European Union: Legal and Practical Issues
In the past few years the number of Brazilian companies investing abroad has increased significantly. The European Union with its nearly 500 million inhabitants - at present counting with 28 Member-States, is one of the main markets for Brazilian exports. The actual moment is particular strategic for those companies aiming to enter the traditional European market. The proper knowledge of the legal and practical issues governing the importation of goods into the European Union is fundamental for the purposes of evaluating the business opportunities in the EU market.
Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services (STTAS) presents an introductory webinar on Importing into the European Union, in portuguese language, for the Brazil audience. This webinar will focus on practical issues regarding the importation of goods into the EU, including the particulars to be observed from a customs perspective such as import taxation, preferential treatment under the GSP System, pre and post customs clearance questions and current customs compliance issues, such as AEO Status and its mutual recognition with Brazil. The Webinar is destined to Portuguese speakers’ professionals that import into the EU or intend to develop business in that region.
- EU Customs Code versus Member States legislation
- Release for free circulation?
- Direct and indirect customs representative
- Customs duties and taxes
- Tariff classification, customs valuation and origin
- “First Sale”: How to benefit from it?
- GSP – General System of Preferences
- AEO Status
R$ 270,00 per registrant (Brazilian Reais)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
(Local Brazil time: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm)