Date Time No. of Days Fees (Inclusive Taxes)
06/04/2023 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM 1 3835

Import Documentation & Procedure


Import documentation – Importers expect their brokers to do all the work when it comes to the importing process. Unfortunately, sometimes there are changes or errors and omissions which can prove to be costly.

Any errors they make could result in penalties for you, the importer. Learn the key compliance elements of importing: classification, valuation, country of origin, duty payment, and record keeping.

Understand the overall perspective of the Import documentation and procedure Process so that you can remain in full control of the transaction. 

Course Content

If you take this seminar, you will learn: 

  • Overview of the Import Process and Procedure
  • Understand the key elements in Import Transaction and how to evaluate for your transaction and be prepared for any challenge. 
  • Import documentation details that can be used immediately and support your operations effectively.

Import Procedure & Documentation

  1. Latest Changes and Updates in document compliance and New Digital Methods for Imports.
  2. Updates under Customs and related to Imports
    1. Customs Procedure for Hom.e Consumption
    2. Online Tools by Customs
  3. Basic requirements in Import Transaction
  4. Understanding Classification and Rules of Interpretation
  5. General rules for the interpretation of the harmonized system
  6. Valuation 
  7. Advance ruling
  8. Decided cases
  9. Import Duty Calculation
    1. Basic Customs Duty (BCD)
    2. Social Welfare Surcharge
    3. Integrated Goods & Service Tax (IGST) / Compensation Cess
    4. Anti Dumping Duty (ADD)
    5. Safeguard Duty
    6. Countervailing Duty (CVD)
    7. Health Cess
  10. Various types of Duties
  11. Import Procedure
  12. Documents required for Import
    1. Bill of Lading/Airway Bill/Lorry Receipt/ Railway Receipt/Postal Receipt
    2. Commercial Invoice cum Packing List*
    3. Bill of Entry
    4. Letter of Credi.t / Order
  13. E-Sanchit

Princeton Academy Resource

Customs Online portal –