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About to Import products from China to the United Kingdom? Eager to know how the ‘Brexit’ will affect your business?
Read this guide to learn what you must know about product regulations, labelling requirements, import duties and VAT in the United Kingdom.
We also explain why UK based importers should not worry too much about the country’s departure from the European Union. Well, at least in the mid to long term.
Important Note: As of now, this guide applies to importers in all EU member states. Thus, the UK is interchangeable with any other EU country. That is, of course, until we create an updated version of this country guide in 2018.
British Product Safety Regulation
As the United Kingdom is (still) part of the European Union, EU wide standards and directives are mandatory.
Below follows an overview:
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Co-founder of Asiaimportal (HK) Limited and based in Hong Kong. He has been quoted in and contributed to Bloomberg, SCMP, Alibaba Insights, Globalsources.com, China Chief Executive, Quartz Magazine and more.
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