Customs Connect

Any change in tariff classification may significantly impact duty rates and non-tariff measures, including the scope of duty reliefs.  During the past month, the following products have been in the news:

  • Video converters
  • Suitcase on a scooter
  • Pulse oximeter
  • Vehicles for the transport of both people and goods
  • Sewer covers
  • Paintballs
  • Steering wheel covers
  • Mastectomy brassieres
  • Sugars
  • Flavoured or coloured sugar syrups
  • Food supplements in capsule, tablet, pastille and pill form
  • Tripods for use with cameras
  • Wax beads for the manufacture of candles
  • Certain scooters fitted with an auxiliary motor

If you import any of these products or similar, contact Neil Sheppard ( +44 (0) 845 519 0878, neil.sheppard@customsconnect.co.uk) to discuss how these changes may impact on your customs duty liability.