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EU: Why does the "Customs Status of Goods" matter?

(S,P) Determining the customs status of goods as Union or non-Union goods is vital to understanding the correct customs treatment when importing or exporting.

The concept of Proof of Union Status (PoUS) as well as the different means is a vital concept under the Union Customs Code of the European Union (EU). The possible changes of the customs status of goods and how a business can request a PoUS and which steps an authorised issuer should follow need to be understood, as well as the use of a PoUS.

Customs Status of Goods

Union Goods

Non-Union Goods

Regular Shipping Service (RSS)

Proof of Union Status (PoUS)

Endorsement and registration of a PoUS

Use of a PoUS


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