Import Protective work footwear to Vietnam
With practical experience in handling importing Protective work footwear, in this article, Logistics HP Global summarizes the contents related to importing Protective work footwearinto Vietnam: Vietnam’s governmental management policy on importing Protective work footwear; Import procedures for Protective work footwear; Taxes on importing Protective work footwear;…
HS code of Protective work footwear
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
Protective work footwear’s HS code is as bellow:
– Heading 6401: Waterproof footwear with outer soles and uppers of rubber or of plastics, the uppers of which are neither fixed to the sole nor assembled by stitching, riveting, nailing, screwing, plugging or similar processes.
– Heading 6402: Other footwear with outer soles and uppers of rubber or plastics.
– Heading 6403: Footwear with outer soles of rubber, plastics, leather or composition leather and uppers of leather.
|6401||Waterproof footwear with outer soles and uppers of rubber or of plastics, the uppers of which are neither fixed to the sole nor assembled by stitching, riveting, nailing, screwing, plugging or similar processes.|
|64011000||– Footwear incorporating a protective metal toe-cap|
|6402||Other footwear with outer soles and uppers of rubber or plastics.|
|64029191||– – – – Incorporating a protective metal toe-cap|
|64029199||– – – – Other|
|64029910||– – – Incorporating a protective metal toe-cap|
|64029990||– – – Other|
|6403||Footwear with outer soles of rubber, plastics, leather or composition leather and uppers of leather.|
|64034000||– Other footwear, incorporating a protective metal toe-cap|
|64039110||– – – Footwear made on a base or platform of wood, not having an inner sole or protective metal toe cap|
|64039910||– – – Footwear made on a base or platform of wood, not having an inner sole or protective metal toe cap|
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, Protective work footwear is 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 to Vietnam of Protective work footwear
Governmental management on Protective work footwear
Protective work footwear is under the specialized management of the Ministry of Information and Communications. According to Circular No. 22/2018 / TT-BLDTBXH dated December 6, 2018, when importing labor protection gloves, enterprises need state inspection of goods quality after customs clearance.
Management on declaration value
Protective work footwearis in the list of management on declaration value
Customs procedure of import Protective work footwearinto Vietnam
When doing customs clearance, customs procedure of importing Protective work footwear into Vietnam is the same as other common commodities and must submit additional import license.
Label for import Protective work footwear
According to current stipulation, cargo imported into Vietnam need to have sufficient label
Duties, Taxes on importing Protective work footwear
When importing Protective work footwear, the importer needs to pay import duty and value added tax (VAT).
VAT on Protective work footwear: 10%.
Preferential import tax rate on Protective work footwear is 0-30% depend on HS code.
Shipping Cost and time for importing Protective work footwear
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.
For more detailed advice on import procedures, shipping methods and estimate for the full shipping cost, please contact us – Service Provider for exporting Protective work footwear
Hp Global Company Limited
Freight forwarder and Customs Brokerage
Room 2308, CT2 Van Khe, La Khe, Ha Dong, Hanoi
Phone: 024 73008608 / Hotline: ++84 8 8611 5726
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