How to Find HS Code for Export or Import Products (Verified and Tested)

Last Updated: August 26, 2019
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How to Find HS Code for Export or Import Products

How to find HS Code for Export or Import Products? If you have this question in your mind then don’t worry you will definitely get the answer to this question after carefully reading this post. Here in PakistanCustoms.net, we share verified and tested ways to check the list of HS Code and search out the HS Code of your Product.

We will discuss the following question:-

What is HS Code Mean?

How Many Digits are there in an HS Code?

Are Import and Export Commodity Codes the Same?

How Do I Know the HS Code of My Product?

Is HS Code Same for All Countries?

What is HS Code Mean?

HS Code refers to the Harmonized System. It is an international standardized system of name and numbers to classify import or export products. HS code required to classify your product in international trade and international freight.

How Many Digits are there in an HS Code?

The HS code includes 6-digits. the primary 2 digits designate the HS Chapter. The second 2 digits designate the HS heading. The third 2 digits call the HS subheading and last two digits designate tariff item level.

Let Suppose

HS Code 6105.1000, Indicates Chapter 61 (Articles of Apparel and Clothing), Heading 05 (Men’s or boys’ shirts), Subheading 10 and Tariff Item Level 00.

Are Import and Export Commodity Codes the Same?

Yes! Hs code of Import and Export Commodity Codes are Same. Commodity (HS) codes have a variety of uses in import and export businesses. they are used once finishing work for customs goods declarations and also use to calculate duty and taxes of import or export product.

How Do I Know the HS Code of My Product?

How to find HS Code for Export or Import Products? In order to get the answer to this question to need to understand customs tariff first.

What is Customs Tariff Pakistan

Customs Tariff is a book of tariff(HS) code.  In Pakistan HS code and the import customs duty of almost every product involved in global trade mention in Customs Tariff (List of  HS Code). In short, in order to find HS code for export or import products. You need to check Customs Tariff Pakistan.

Let’s see how can find HS code and verify with customs tariff.

Seach Your Product’s HS Code on Google.

As we all know that. In Customs Tariff millions and millions of products Hs code mention in it. So finding the correct hs code of your required products will be difficult.

So we will search Hs Code first on google then verity with Pakistan Customs Tariff. Open google.com and type your search query.

Product Name (Space) Hs Code.

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Once you press the search button. Google will suggest you some relevant results so have a look at the first result. Now copy 4 digit HS Code as indicated in the image below.

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After Copied the 4 digit HS code. Now open Pakistan Customs Tariff (Download in PDF Format). And press keyboard button Ctrl+F do search box will show in front of the screen. Type or Paste 4 digit HS Code which we copied from Google search page and press enter (Image attached below for reference).

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As you press the search button. So relevant Hs Codes will show up here. Now check description of products. If description match with you required the product so congrats google suggested you correct HS Code of product.

Here in our example product was Men’s Shirts. So we have 3 Hs code related to our product.

If our product (Shirts) made with 100% Cotton so HS Code will be 6105.1000.

If our product made the man-made fiber so HS Code will be 6105.2000.

If our product made with other textile material so HS Code will be 6105.9000

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Is HS Code Same for All Countries?

HS code of any product is nearly the same up to six digits altogether countries however it varies for eight digits or ten digits. Let’s take a glance at HS code in numerous countries.

HS Code in Pakistan

HS Code is additionally referred to as HSN Code in Pakistan. product area unit classified into the harmonious tariff. In Pakistan HS code’s 8 digit level.

HTS Code in the USA

In united of America, product area unit classified into harmonious Tariff Schedule or HTS. In USA HS code’s 10 digit level.

NCM Code in Brazil

HS Code is often referred to as NCM Code in Brazil. The merchandise in Brazil area unit classified into NCM Code, that is employed up to 8 digits.

HS Code in China

China uses the harmonious tariff to classify commodities for imports and exports at the 8-digit level.