Export Documentation

Some of the most commonly used documentation for exporting include the following

 


Commercial Invoice


Certificate of Origin


Air Waybill


Bill of Lading


Certificate of Conformity


Certificate of Free Sale



NAFTA FAQ specific documentation


INCOTERMS and terms of sale information


Total Landed Cost Calculation 


Common Trade Definitions


Various Logistics and Shipping Service Providers


Guide to Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) Number


What is Schedule B Number and How it Is Different than the HTS Number?


Electronic Export Information (EEI) Reporting Requirements The requirement to document any consignment valued at or in excess of $2,500 under the Foreign Trade Regulations by filing an Electronic Export Information (EEI) on AES Direct


How About Duties and Tariff?


Do I need an export license to export my goods, technology or services? What other Export Compliance steps do I need to take?


What is Free Trade Agreement (such as NAFTA, CAFTA, Panama FTA, KORUS, etc.)? Is it possible if my foreign customers pay less or no duties when they import?


What Federal Government agencies regulate the exports and imports?