The exercise of the free trade preference allows qualified U.S. products to be more competitive through reduced or exempt tariffs (tariffs), although local taxes remain in effect. FTA/Certifications certificates are optional and not necessary for customs clearance shipments. However, goods shipped without shipment can be considered a standard fare, so be sure to include an FTA certificate of origin. For shipments under $2,500, the exporter must indicate on an invoice that a product is of U.S. origin and is eligible for a free trade agreement (for example. (B) NAFTA). Case 5: Provide a complete description of each commodity. The description should be sufficient to link the invoice description and description of the harmonized system (SH) of the goods. When the certificate covers a single shipment of a commodity, i.e. no framework certificate, the number of the invoice, as indicated on the commercial invoice. If this is not known, indicate another unique reference number, z.B the shipping number. At the time of the submission of the accounts, the importer must have proof of valid origin that must be submitted to the CBSA upon request.
Canada has free trade agreements with more than 40 countries and 14 free trade agreements. With the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the Canada-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) created the largest free trade region in the world. In accordance with the ALECE, CETA and CUFTA, the exporter certifies the origin with a declaration of origin. This can be provided electronically, on an invoice or on a trade document describing the original product, in sufficient detail to allow its identification. The customs administration of the exporting country conducts checks on behalf of the importing country. Not all FREI certificates/declarations require the use of certain alphabetical codes for preferential criteria. Like what. B do not apply criterion B of preference on a Korean FTA form simply because it was the letter test for the transfer of NAFTA. Agreements/declarations of trade agreements and declarations of exporters are not necessary for customs clearance shipments in accordance with the text of the ESTV, but it may be otherwise in practice. Work with your buyer and forward/transitor on the necessary documentation. However, the importer of the products must continue to keep records (for example.
B commercial invoice, B3-3 product coding form for Canadian databases, etc.) to prove that the goods comply with the rules of origin. To find certification forms for canada`s other free trade agreements, visit the Forms section of the CBSA website and enter the Certificate of Origin in the Filteritems field.