UCP600 Articles with ExplanationsAlan Bracken explains what UCP 600 is and why it's so important to understand when preparing to trade internationally with a letter of credit. Understanding UCP600 means understanding the rules of the game.
This video introduces what UCP600 and looks at ARTICLE 5, ARTICLE 14, ARTICLE 18C and ARTICLE 28E.
Letter of Credit - The Basics, by Alan Bracken: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3Q_4IvbdO8
Letter of Credit Course Full Syllabus: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/letter-of-credit-full-syllabus/
What Can I Import From Turkey to the UK?In this video Alan Bracken talks about the advantages of importing from Turkey to the UK and EU. He touches on his personal experiences doing business in Turkey as well as some of the best imports Turkey has to offer.
1. Preferential Trading with Turkey
2. Fruit and Vegetables
3. Importing Clothes From Turkey
4. Catering and Hospitality
5. Leather Goods
For more information and ideas, please see: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/import-from-turkey/
Letter of Credit Explained - The BasicsAlan Bracken explains the basics of a Letter of Credit and important points to be aware of if you intend to use a letter of credit as a method of payment.
In this video, the following points are discussed:
1. The Definition of a Letter of Credit
2. Why Trade Under a Letter of Credit?
3. Types of Letters of Credit
4. The Rules of UCP600
For the full syllabus of our online Letter of Credit course, please see: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/letter-of-credit-full-syllabus/
How To Become an Import Export Agent - The BasicsHow to become a SUCCESSFULL import export agent with down to earth, real-world advice.
Alan Bracken addresses what you need to know if you're thinking about becoming an export agent by setting realistic expectations. With over 35 years of experience in international trade, Alan gives his advice on what you need to know and consider before diving into setting up an agency:
1. Should you setup as a limited company or self employed?
2. How much time will you need to dedicated to your new business?
3. Identify your start up costs.
4. Identify your products
5. The importance of market research
Checkout our full online course syllabus here: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/import-agency-full-syllabus/
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New Brexit Deal Explained Simply, For Importers and ExportersIn this video, Alan Bracken covers where we are with importing and exporting under the new BREXIT deal, as of January 2021.
Alan addresses the following subjects:
1. Import Duty
2. VAT Payable
3. Rules of Origin
4. Selecting Your Agent
5. The New UK Tariff Book (https://www.gov.uk/trade-tariff)
For more details on our Export Documentation and Procedure course, which includes more details on BREXIT, please see: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/full-syllabus/
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Working in the import export businessThe import export business as many areas of employment or business startup, which are discussed in this sort video. Alan Bracken touches on the following:
1. Freight forwarding
2 Clearing agents
3. Shipping Lines
5. Commercial Organisations
6. International Sales
7 An Import Export office
8. Setting up your own business as an import export agency
Checkout our online courses:
Start Your Own Import Agency Business: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/import-agency-full-syllabus/
Import Export Documentation and Procedure: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/full-syllabus/
How to Buy and Sell Using a Letter of Credit: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/letter-of-credit-full-syllabus/
ABTS New Course Content PreviewABTS Training has just released new course content, replacing our animated videos with our course director Alan Bracken. Alan presents 8 hours of video content covering all aspects of import export.
Full our full course syllabus please see: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/full-syllabus/
What Does A Freight Forwarder Do?Knowing what a freight forwarder does and how to do business with them is a major part of importing and exporting. In the YouTube Live session we will discuss:
1. What a freight forwarder does
2. How to find the right freight forwarder for you
3. Uncover what a clearing agent is
For more practical and useful information about what a freight forwarder does, please see: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk/what-is-a-freight-forwarder/
Sign up for our free import export training here: https://www.abtslogistics.co.uk
International Purchasing & Global SourcingInternational purchasing and global sourcing of products of obviously the starting point of any import export business. In this webinar we discuss the difference between buying locally and international purchasing and identify the skill sets needed to be a successful buyer on the global stage.