Pursuant to the issuance of Ease of Doing Business and Anti-Red Tape Advisory Council Resolution No. 12 and ARTA Memorandum Circular No. 01-2021 mandating the onboarding of trade regulatory government agencies in TradeNet.gov.ph, the TradeNet PMO will convey the AHTN Code Identification and Classification Workshop to be held on April 13, 2021, 09:00 AM – 04:00 PM via Videoconference.

The AHTN Workshop to be facilitated by the TradeNet Project Management Office, together with the Tariff Commission and Bureau of Customs forms part of the onboarding activities in line with the calibrated onboarding work plan for 2021. It is a one-day workshop divided into batches based on the agencies’ cluster. The first batch of the workshop will focus on the classification and identification of chemical and drug related commodities being regulated by the 5 priority agencies namely:

  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI)
  • Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB)
  • Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)
  • DTI-Strategic Trade Management Office (STMO)