Import LED lamps into Vietnam
With practical experience in handling importing LED lamps, in this article, Logistics HP Global summarizes the contents related to importing LED lampsinto Vietnam: Vietnam’s governmental management policy on importing LED lamps; Import procedures for LED lamps; Taxes on importing LED lamps;… …
HS code of LED lamps
In order to properly determine policies, procedures of the import, one of the first thing needed to determine is the HS code of the commodity
LED lamps’s HS code of Chapter 94: Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated signs, illuminated name-plates and the like; prefabricated buildings
|9405||Lamps and lighting fittings including searchlights and spotlights and parts thereof, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated signs, illuminated name-plates and the like, having a permanently fixed light source, and parts thereof not elsewhere specified or included.
|94054099||– – – Other
The classification of a product to a certain HS code is based on the nature, composition, …. of the actual imported commodity at the import time, based on catalogue, technical documents (if any) or /and decided by the Customs Department of Commodity Verification. The actual inspection results of the Customs and announcement by the Customs Department of Commodity Verification are legal basis for applying HS code to imported good. Importers are ultimately responsible for ensuring that the products are correctly classified.
Our above advised HS codes are for reference only.
For more information about this content, please refer to the article Definition of HS code in Vietnam
Ban on import, export
According to the current regulation, LED lampsis not in the List of prohibited imports into Vietnam, so the enterprise can do the import procedure pursuant to current stipulations.
For more information, read the article List of prohibited imports into Vietnam
Import procedure into Vietnam of LED lamps
Governmental management on LED lamps
LED lamps are under the specialized management of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, according to which, when importing LED lamps, they must do quality inspection after customs clearance.
Customs procedure of import LED lampsinto Vietnam
With no special governmental management policy, customs procedure of importing LED lamps into Vietnam is the same as other common commodities.
Label for import LED lamps
According to current stipulation, cargo imported into Vietnam need to have sufficient label
Cost and time for importing LED lamps
Cost for importing cargo related to transportation and customs clearance are mainly contributed by two main factors: Tax and shipping costs
Taxes on importing LED lamps
When importing LED lamps, the importer needs to pay import duties and value added tax (VAT).
VAT on LED lamps: 10%.
Preferential import tax rate on LED lamps is 10%.
Shipping cost and import time
Shipping costs and transportation time are closely related. Depending on the nature of the commodity and requirement of the shipment, international transportation mode can be by sea, air, road, rail and express delivery. The enterprise should consider to make the most appropriate decision.
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