We all know the import business can be complex, with Customs clearance, import duties, VAT, documentation and form-filling aplenty. There are so many acronyms and technical terms. Misunderstanding these terms can result in costly errors and delays, as well as unexpected charges.

That’s why we’re creating our ‘Bitesize’ series of one minute videos – to explain some of those tricky terms in layman’s language. Our ‘Bitesize’ explainers will help you understand what’s what, when you place an order with an overseas supplier, to be despatched to a destination in the UK or Eurozone.

We’re starting with DAP/DDU. Do you know what that is? Do you know why it’s important to know what DAP/DDU is, if you’re buying from overseas?

Click on our Bitesize video for the answers!