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LI19SP Bachelor Degree Programme in International Business

Course Description

Code4 LIX4100
NameExport Processes
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student gains practical experience in the import/export process and becomes familiar with the documentation procedures and forms as well as the other formalities related to the process such as handling customs procedures and obtaining necessary certificates. The student also becomes familiar with the logistics aspects of the process and learn in depth the obligations and consequences of INCOTERMS and terms of payments.
ContentImport/export process, import/export documents, customs and duties, Incoterms, L/C, forwarding.
RequirementsCompleting a fully documented simulation on export/import operation.
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course materialICC Guide to Export-Import basics. 3rd ed.
Drafting and Negotiating International Commercial Contracts - A Practical Guide, ICC Incoterms® 2010.
Grafers, H.W. and Schlich, A.W. 2006. Strategic Export Management. Helsinki: WSOY.
Weiss, K.D. 2002. Building an Import/Export business. Hoboken: Wiley.
PrerequisitesAll first-year and second-year compulsory courses as well as Supply Chain Management and Internationalisation Process.
Other Considerations
Hannoura Abdelazim

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Savonia is one of Finland's biggest and most versatile universities of applied sciences. Our campuses are situated in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus. There are almost 6000 students and 600 employees at Savonia. In education we implement Open Innovation Space (OIS), where we combine learning, development, research, and teaching.