Customs Information

This section presents information on general Customs and Tariffs policies and practices around the world and issues related to trade facilitation, e.g. Kyoto Convention. Important issues and developments in the Customs world, an on-line Customs glossary and a searchable HS Tariff are also available here.

About the Harmonized System (HS)

About the Kyoto convention
(also includes a link to the updated Kyoto convention text)

GATT/WTO Customs Valuation 

Online Customs glossary

SAD (single administrative document)

Trade Facilitation

Legal Information

Risk Management (Powerpoint presentation)

WCO Implementing the World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA)

UNCTAD Technical Assistance in Trade Facilitation
(acrobat pdf document)