Classifying your product - All you need to know
The Harmonized System (HS) codes of goods is internationally harmonized at the 6-digit level (e.g.2203.00). In Singapore, the HS code of goods is harmonized across all ASEAN member countries at the 8-digit level (e.g. 2203.00.11).
Classification is the process of finding the most specific description in the HS. To do so, you may refer to the following infographics to understand how to identify and read the HS in the Singapore Trade Classification, Customs & Excise Duties (STCCED).
A guidebook to classify chemicals and chemical products is also available to help you in classifying products in this category.
Click here to see an example on how to determine your HS code.
Click here to see an example on how to read the HS.
This guidebook serves as an aid for users to classify chemicals and chemical products according to the HS Codes found in STCCED. It includes case studies and frequently asked questions on the classification of chemicals and chemical products.