Import infusion set Into Vietnam: Freight, Procedure and import duties in Vietnam
You want to import infusion set into Vietnam? You are not living in Vietnam and want to export infusion set to Vietnam? You need to calculate freight from export warehouse to Vietnam? You are looking for a qualified trust freight forwarder to handle your shipment? You want to know about Vietnam’s procedure and import duties on importing infusion set to Vietnam?
In this article, Logistics HP Global Vietnam, whose many years in providing freight and logistics services import infusion set into Vietnam, will share knowledge and advise on above issues.
HS code of infusion set in Vietnam
In importing/exporting any commodity, In order to properly determine duties, policies, procedures of the commodity, one of the first thing needed to determine is the HS code of the commodity
infusion set’s HS code: Chapter 90 – OPTICAL, PHOTOGRAPHIC, CINEMATOGRAPHIC, MEASURING, CHECKING, PRECISION, MEDICAL OR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS AND APPARATUS; PARTS AND ACCESSORIES THEREOF
|9018||Instruments and appliances used in medical, surgical, dental or veterinary sciences, including scintigraphic apparatus, other electro- medical apparatus and sight- testing instruments.|
|90183990||– – – Other|
The classification of a product to a certain HS code is based on the nature, composition, …. of the actual exported 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 goods. 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, infusion set 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
Governmental management on importing infusion set to Vietnam
What certificates are required in importing infusion set to Vietnam?
infusion set for medical storage with the above HS code belongs to the Ministry of Health, when importing, it is necessary to register for medical equipment
>>Infusion set are classified with type B medical equipment
Customs procedure of import infusion set into Vietnam
What procedure of importing infusion set to Vietnam? What documents are needed when importing infusion set to Vietnam?
Customs dossier for importing infusion set normally are as below:
- Commercial Invoice (Commercial Invoice)
- Bill of lading (Bill of Lading)
- Certificate of origin (Certificate of origin – in case the importer wants to enjoy special preferential import tax)
- In some cases: Packing List (Goods packing slip)
- Medical equipment classification
Label for infusion set imported to Vietnam
According to current stipulation, cargo imported into Vietnam need to have sufficient label
Imported goods need to be fully labeled according to current regulations.
Goods labels must show the following contents:
a) Name of goods;
b) Name and address of the organization or individual responsible for the goods;
c) Origin of goods;
d) Other contents according to the nature of each type of goods
Medical equipment labels need to show:
a) Number of circulation or number of medical equipment import licenses;
b) Lot number or serial number of medical equipment;
c) Production date, expiry date: Sterilized medical equipment, once use, reagents, calibration, control materials, chemicals must be used. Other cases write date of production or expiry date;
d) Warning information, user guide, preservation guidelines and warranty establishments: can be shown directly on medical equipment labels or stating the instructions to look up this information on the label medical equipment.
Article 54 “Medical equipment labels”, Decree on management of medical equipment prescribed:
1. The labeling of medical equipment shall comply with current provisions of law on goods labels.
2. Medical equipment imported into Vietnam in which the label has not been shown or shows not enough contents prescribed in Clause 1 of this Article shall have a sub-label showing compulsory contents in Vietnamese and Keep the original label of the goods.
Duties, Taxes on importing infusion set to Vietnam
When importing infusion set to Vietnam, the importer needs to pay import duty and value added tax (VAT).
VAT on infusion set: 5%
Preferential import duty on infusion set: 0%
Currently, Vietnam have signed FTA with more than 50 countries in the world. In case infusion set is imported from countries with free trade agreements with Vietnam, they may enjoy special preferential import duties if they meet the conditions set by the agreement.
>> To check whether your country and Vietnam have MFN (Most favoured nation) and FTA (Free Trade Agreement), you can check at the article: Overview Of Trade Relations Between Vietnam And The World
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