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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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He also directed to form specialized committees to coordinate and follow up the issues of barriers resulting from customs, borders and certificates of origin and other related issues, and also to provide the strategic partners the agenda of the meetings of joint committees organised by the Ministry internally and outside the UAE.
If exports and re-exports increase then so do the number of certificates of origin because they are both directly related to one another.
According to the statistics supplied by Certificates of Origin Department at the Ministry, there are 10 types of these certificates associated with various industries and standards.
During the past ten months, ACC issued 9939 certificates of origin for exporting goods and merchandise to the UAE, 7052 certificates to Saudi Arabia, and 5294 to Iraq .
He also directed to form specialised committees to coordinate and follow up the issues of barriers resulting from customs, borders and certificates of origin and other related issues, and also to provide the strategic partners the agenda of the meetings of joint committees organised by the ministry internally and outside the UAE.
to identify counterfeiting malpractices including counterfeiting of certificates of origin, marks of origin or other similar accompanying documents on the territories of the EU and China;
According to President of the Zarqa Chamber of Commerce,Hussein Shreim, around 1285 certificates of origin have been issued by the chamber and its office at Zarqa Free Zone ,indicating that the value of exports in September 2012 increased by JD25 million compared to the same period of last year.
According to the latest chamber members' data for July, the number of Certificates of Origin issued during the month reached 62,556, which is also the highest number of Certificates of Origin issued during the 1st seven months of 2011.
According to the report, the number of Certificates of Origin (COs) issued by the Chamber in the first half of the year increased 7 per cent to 318,557 in comparison with 297,677 in the first half of last year.
Al Nahda Trading was recognised for the highest number of obtained Certificates of Origin during February 2010.
The UAE Ministry of Economy said it had issued 139,039 certificates of origin for the Gulf, Arab and other countries last year all over the emirates.
5 per cent of the total - followed by certificates of origin (3,785 -- 20.

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