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Export Clearance

What is Exportation ? (Clause 2, Article 2 of the Customs)

Releasing domestic goods to foreign countries

Flow chart of export clearance

Flow chart of export clearance
  • Signing of the export contracts → Confirmation on the loading schedule
  • Arrival of Letter of Credit → Confirmation on the loading schedule
  • Secure the export items → Confirmation on the loading schedule → Export declaration to be made(within 30 days)
  • Loading port transportation → Confirmation on the loading schedule → Export declaration to be made(within 30 days)
  • Loading → Export declaration to be made(within 30 days)
  • Departure from the port

Export Clearance Procedures under FTA

Export Clearance Procedures under FTA
  • Confirmation of FTA Contracting Party
    • Provision of information on the FTA partner country
  • Confirmation of HS Codes of Korea
    • Provision of information on customs duties(KCW homepage)
  • Confirmation of Preferntial Tariff Treatment
    • Provision of preferential tariff rate at exportation(FTA Portal of KCS)
    • Provision of information on benefits from FTA in advance
  • Confirmation of Preference Criterion
    • Provision of Information on preference criterion for each item(product specific rules)
    • Publishing interpretation manual for each industry, supporting companies by providing consultations
  • Management of Subcontractors
    • Providing consultations for effective management of subcontractors
  • Determination of Origin
    • Establishment of FAT-PASS and distribution of the system without charge
  • Issuance of Certificate of Origin(C/O)
    • a format of C/O is prepared and distributed
  • Sending the Goods(Direct Consignment)
    • Company-customized consultations and support provided
  • Preferntial Tariff Rate Applied in the Parner Country
    • To settle down issues arisen in customs clearance procedures when a meeting between the Customs Authorities of both parties is held
  • Compliance with Record Keeping Requirement
    • Management of the relevant documents(Keeping records of origin determinations of FTA-PASS)
  • Preparation for Origin Verification
    • Prevention of Advance Ruling service for effective preparation for origin verification