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Harmonized System

A nomenclature system for goods and services that countries import and export. The Harmonized System assigns numeric codes to goods and services. Participating countries are required to use this code when describing their tariff schedules. Nearly all international trade occurs under the Harmonized System. It was developed by the World Customs Organization.
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The Twin Peaks system of regulation will, when fully phased in, focus on a more harmonised system of licensing, supervision, enforcement, customer complaints (including ombuds), appeals, and consumer advice and education across the financial sector.
TIR stands for Transports Internationaux Routiers (International Road Transport, which is an international harmonised system of customs control that facilitates trade and transport while effectively protecting the revenue of each country through which goods are carried.
As an initial step, Tasdeer (Qatar Export Development Agency) has prepared a list of 122 Qatari exporters with their contact details, including mobile numbers of key personnel, and the harmonised system code (HS code) of the product manufactured by each company.
Following the deadline, there would be more rights for countries to ban the import of illegal products into their countries and a harmonised system of penalties.
a kilo of milk cannot be compared to a kilo of meat), she said that a harmonised system is necessary to determine the carbon footprint of products moving forward.
The Ergobloc D combines field-proven standard machines to form a coherently harmonised system for end-of-the-line packaging and palletising.
The Product Section will also be classified in accordance with the Harmonised System Code (H.
Therefore it is clear that there should be no barrier to Indonesian fruit, but in practice we are allowed to export only the three kinds of fruit because other fruits are not included in the harmonised system," the director-general said.
THE EUROPEAN Commission has proposed adjusting the current European Union (EU) system of classification of chemical substances and mixtures with the United Nations' Globally Harmonised System (GHS).
The WCS solution includes data validation, global product catalogue (including Harmonised System classification codes), electronic declaration filing, forms printing, and exception management.
I think we will see the discrepancies go over the next few years and I think we will have a harmonised system in about three, four years time," Mr Bradley said.
Tenders are invited for: Harmonised system study on interfaces and standardisation of fuel transfer (assist)