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To move goods into or out of the EU you need an Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) number.
Use this service to look up commodity codes, import duties, taxes and controls.
Explore our collection of articles on international export rules and how to get your goods to their destination.
Understanding incoterms will help you complete the paperwork you need to move goods internationally.
Understand how duties and taxes are calculated and how they impact the cost of exporting your product.
Find out how to make export declarations and get goods through the UK border.
See which export documents and transport paperwork is needed to ship your goods overseas.
Get up-to-date information on UK sanctions that are currently in place and how to apply for the appropriate licences.
Read about the UK's regulatory framework for export controls and the circumstances where you might need an export licence.
How to enter an export market using a licensing agreement.
How to enter an export market using a franchising agreement.
Information about business risks to be aware of when exporting.
We have over 100 market guides to help you understand which market is right for your product or service.
Get help from the HMRC on tax, self assessment and tax credits.
Find out the details on which trade agreements the UK has signed and which the UK is negotiating.
Our export plan tool can help you create a unique business plan to launch your exports.
Using freight forwarders can save money and time when exporting large quantities of goods or high value items.
See all the rules and regulations concerning moving live animals or animal products from the UK.
Learn what you need to include in a contract when selling overseas.
Find duties, rules and restrictions for your goods and target market.
Every step of the exporting process with links to useful tools and services.
Understand the duties, taxes and paperwork required if you're importing goods into the UK.
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Sign up for our free training programme and get the know-how to sell confidently overseas.
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