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Certificate of Origin

A document certifying the country of origin for goods sold internationally.

Certificate of Origin

A document stating the country in which a product was manufactured. Many countries require certificates of origin as part of the paperwork necessary for importing goods. This is because most nations give certain other nations preferential or detrimental treatment with regard to trade. That is, it may charge no or very low tariffs on some countries while charging very high tariffs on others. A certificate of origin lets customs agents know what fees are applicable to a given shipment of goods.

certificate of origin

a document used to authenticate the country of origin of internationally traded goods. Most trading countries are prepared to accept certificates of origin issued by government departments of their trade partners or their appointees (CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE in the UK). However, complications as to their precise country of origin often arise in the case of goods which are assembled in one country using components which are in the main imported from other countries. See LOCAL CONTENT RULE, EXPORTING.

certificate of origin

a document used to authenticate the country of origin of internationally traded goods. Most trading countries are prepared to accept certificates of origin issued by government departments of their trade partners or their appointees (CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE in the UK). However, complications as to their precise country of origin often arise in the case of goods that are assembled in one country using components that are in the main imported from others. See LOCAL CONTENT RULE, EXPORT
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The Chamber has issued 97,000 certificates of origin in all its branches and branches across the emirate last year.
Certificates of origin at Al Buraimi also recorded an increase of 17.
Al-Sharqi said Qatar Chamber was invited to join the World Certificates of Origin Chain.
Standard Chartered Bank is the first bank to offer this service in the UAE, providing its customer base ranging individuals and companies, with the opportunity to complete authentication of certificates of origin and invoices in addition to all related fees electronically through the e-Dirham cards.
Subject to MoE's approval, such an entity may also secure certificates of origin and value added certificates from the MoE.
The companies receiving the recognition and trophies were: Robua Yafa Trading in recognition of distinguished export performance for achieving the highest export value during June 2014 Al Ghurair Resources Oils and Proteins for achieving the highest number of markets exported to during July 2014 Al Batha Star General Trading for obtaining the highest number of Certificates of Origin during August 2014 and Wheat Cluster Foodstuff Trading a recent start-up which reached the highest export value in May.
The companies receiving the recognition and trophies were: Robua Yafa Trading in recognition of distinguished export performance for achieving the highest export value during June 2014, Al Ghurair Resources Oils and Proteins, for achieving the highest number of markets exported to during July 2014, Al Batha Star General Trading for obtaining the highest number of Certificates of Origin during August 2014 and Wheat Cluster Foodstuff Trading, a recent start-up which reached the highest export value in May.
The conference includes a number of workshops on the certificates of origin, which will discuss the importance of certificates of origin to facilitate global trade and the issue of the customs offices' acceptance of electronic certificates of origin and other issues also related issues.
government officials have warned the livestock sector of Panama that obtaining medical records and certificates of origin which are required in order to be able to export to their country, could take at least three years, reports Capital.
Value of exports of 11,110 of Dubai Chamber members to 210 destinations in 2012, based on a data of the Certificates of Origin (COs) issued during the year, reached a record high of AED 268 billion with a year-on-year growth of 9%, revealed a recently-released Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry analysis.
During the first quarter, the chamber issued a total of 177,502 certificates of origin, up 5.
Under an agreement with Independent Verification Services (IVS), the Employers & Manufacturers Association and Export New Zealand (EMA/Export NZ) have announced they now can supply Certificates of Origin to members and other exporters.

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