Shipping procedures to export plastics and plastics articles

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How to export plastics and plastics articles ?


This post explains export process of plastics and articles thereof, government rules to export plastics and articles thereof, different precautions to be taken care to export plastics and articles thereof, export documentation to export plastics and articles thereof.


If you would like to export plastics and articles thereof, detailed general information on how to export has been mentioned in separate article. Learning export process for plastics and articles thereof makes easier to you if you can go through the said post.


plastics and plastics articlesAfter choosing your export product as plastics and articles thereof and export samples are sent, terms of payment and terms of delivery are agreed with your overseas buyer along with other terms and conditions and issue proforma invoice, in turn you receive export order for PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF followed by purchase order from your overseas buyer. The terms of payment for your export contract could be advance payment, Documents against Acceptance DA, Documents against Payments DAP, or under Letter of Credit LC, and the terms of delivery for your export of PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF might be EX-Works, FOB, CFR, CIF, DAP, DDP or any other Inco terms. The finance against export can be arranged from your bank for pre shipment packing creditor post shipment finance against export orders for PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF. Insurance can be arranged against credit risk and about other risks involved in export of PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF. After quality check (QC), proper packing is arranged with Palletization or Crating if required. Type of container is decided if export shipment of PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF is on FCL basis otherwise LCL if mode of shipment of PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF is by sea. Export invoice, export packing list ,certificate of origin (GSP – Generalized System of Preference) and other documents are prepared based on the purchased order or LC to export PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF. After completion of export customs clearance either by exporter or his Customs broker, Bill of Lading or AWB is issued by carrier, if consolidator involved, HAWB or HBL is issued. The documents for export of PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF is discounted, arrange for collection or negotiated if export of PLASTICS & ARTICLES THEREOF is on Letter of Credit basis.


Any importer or exporter of plastics and articles thereof should know its code (HS code) of their export product. Plastics and articles thereof falls under HS code (Its code)chapter 39 click here to know 6 digit HS code of your export product. In India plastics and articles thereof classified under ITC code (Indian tariff code)chapter 39click here to know 8 digit its code, if you export or import from (to) India.


To export plastics and plastics articles, the exporter must a valid Test report of analysis from Laboratory. The followers required Conditions as per Hazardous Wastes management, handling and Tran’s boundary movement rules. Another important requirements to export plastics and plastics articles is License from Foreign Trade office and Permission from Drug controller.


Permission from environment department is required to export plastics and plastics articles; as such certificate is required in most of the importing countries.


Some of the items under chapter 39 of HS code may be restricted or prohibited to export. Unilateral trade agreement, multilateral trade agreement or bilateral trade agreement between countries simplifies documentation and other formalities and process for export of plastics and plastics articles.


The above information is a part of Online export import training guide 

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