Intrastat guides

Updated 21 Aug 2019
On behalf of HMRC, AHDB have produced reference guides for trade classifications. These guides help to ensure that the correct commodity codes are used to complete arrivals and dispatches information.

Arrivals

The arrivals guide helps importers to complete all paperwork required with correct commodity codes to ensure accuracy in HMRC data.

Intrastat guide to grain arrivals Intrastat guide to oilseed arrivals

Dispatches

The dispatches guide helps exporters to complete all paperwork required with correct commodity codes to ensure accuracy in HMRC data.

Intrastat guide to grain dispatches Intrastat guide to oilseed dispatches

Wheat and Barley Trade Classification Reference Guide

Valid from January 2012. HMRC will inform if future changes are made to these codes. Up to date information on all trade codes and tariffs can be found at the governments trade tariffs page.

CodeDescription
1001 9900 Wheat and meslin (excl. seed for sowing and durum wheat)
1001 1900 Durum wheat (excl. seed for sowing)
1001 1100 Durum wheat seed for sowing
1001 9110 Spelt seed for sowing
1001 9120 Seed of common wheat or meslin for sowing
1001 9190 Other wheat seed for sowing (excl. durum, common wheat, meslin and spelt)
1003 1000 Barley seed for sowing
1003 9000 Barley (excl. seed for sowing)