Start Time
9:15 AM
End Time
3.45 PM
DELIVERY
Online
There will be CPD hours awarded to attendees. Please check directly with your association or awarding body to see how many points they will award.

About this Conference

The customs, trade and compliance landscape is forever changing and has never been more challenging.  

This unique conference will bring together some of the most knowledgeable experts on topics to debate key issues and will look at the future of trade both in Ireland and Internationally.  

Key topics to be examined will include

• Valuation and Transfer Pricing – what you need to know

• Six methods of Customs Valuation

• Dual Use Regulation & exporting dual use items

• EU sanctions against Russia explained

• Impact of US policy on EU companies

• Juggling trade relations with U.S. and China

• EU's new leadership role in the global economy

Agenda

Conference Chairperson & Opening Remarks

Valuation and Transfer Pricing

Customs Valuation

  • Overview
  • Six methods of Customs Valuation
  • How to determine the value of goods for customs purposes
  • Examples  

Transfer Pricing

  • Meaning
  • Examples
  • Risks and Benefits

Vera Murphy, Managing Director, Bevan Murphy Customs Ltd

Tariff mitigation

  • Impact Analysis and Tariff Confirmation
  • Special Programs to Enhance Efficiency
  • Tariff Engineering and Country of Origin

Paul McMahon Principal of McMahon Legal, Solicitors & Tax Consultants

Dual Use Regulation  

  • Exporting dual-use items
  • The EU export control system
  • Dual-use export authorisations
  • EU General Export Authorisations (EUGEAs)
  • National General Export Authorisations (NGEAs)
  • Export restrictions (sanctions) on dual-use and sensitive technology
John O'Loughlin, PwC partner and leader of the Global Trade and Customs team

The challenges of Customs controls for an EU / UK business, Automating customs controls &

Future strategic compliance management

  • Deviation in Regulation – EU/ UK trade
  • EU Single trade window for SPS
  • EU customs in 2030
  • UK Single trade window 2023

Zandra Horgan, Tax & Customs Adviser at HFS Accountants & Director with CKI

Preferential origin determination & Global compliance technology

  • Rules of Origin
  • Non-preferential origin
  • Preferential Origin
  • Binding origin information  
  • Global compliance technology

Brian Murphy, Managing Director, Global Trade Ltd

EU antiboycott regulations

EU sanctions against Russia explained

  • What sanctions has the EU adopted so far?
  • Who is being sanctioned?
  • How is the EU’s trade with Russia being sanctioned?
  • What goods cannot be exported to Russia from the EU?
  • What goods cannot be imported from Russia to the EU?
  • Is the EU coordinating the sanctions with other partners?
  • Do EU sanctions fall under international law?

 

Impact of US policy on EU companies

EU-Canada FTA (and others!)

  • How do Irish exporters take advantage of the preferential tariff treatment in CETA?
  • What are the benefits to businesses
  • How will CETA make it easier for European firms to invest in Canada?
  • Other countries with FTAs

 

Juggling trade relations with U.S. and China

EU's new leadership role in the global economy

Understanding value-added tax

Who Should Attend?

This event will be of great interest and benefit to those who want to know how to trade and operate. This is a multi-industry event and would be of interest to those in logistics, finance, manufacturing, shipping, government departments, business operations, education and much more.

Speakers

Vera Murphy
Managing Director, Bevan Murphy Customs Ltd
Stephen McGuinness
Partner, Healthcare Team, Hayes Solicitors
John O'Loughlin
PwC partner and leader of the Global Trade and Customs team
Paul McMahon
Principal of McMahon Legal
Zandra Horgan
Tax & Customs Adviser at HFS Accountants
Brian Murphy
Managing Director, Global Trade Ltd

Price

Early Bird Rate: €435 + VAT (LIMITED OFFER)

Full rate €535 + VAT

Please note the early bird discount can close sooner than expected once a certain number of seats fill up, therefore your prompt booking is strongly advised to avoid disappointment

Discounts available for bookings of 3 or more.