Documentation Advice Enabling International Trade

Documentation Advice

When importing or exporting, the right paperwork is crucial. Not getting this right can increase risks, lead to possible delays, incur additional costs or even stop a deal from being completed.

However, the Chamber transforms this potentially confusing and complicated element of international trade into a smooth process, with our export docs service, advice and expertise trusted and utilised throughout the year by businesses of all sizes – with around 22,000 export documents issued each year for clients, accompanying over £500m worth of goods.

Types of documentation services provided by the Chamber include:

  • EC and Arab British Certificates of Origin
  • Movement certificates to gain preferential duty rates in selected countries; these are EUR1 and ATR documents
  • ATA Carnet for temporary exports of exhibition equipment and commercial samples to save of costly import duties in selected countries
  • Letters of Credit service from checking to full presentation avoiding costly delays when getting paid
  • International Import Certificates

For more information on the Chamber’s documentation advice – included related training courses and events - call the International team on 0333 320 0333 or email