Industry Terms and Links

Are you confused by the unfamiliar terminology of international shipping?  Let us help! Below are links to various agencies and government websites that explain the complicated world of international shipping.

Industry Terms

View full listing of industry terms in the U.S. Department of Transportation "Glossary of Shipping Terms" (PDF)

Industry links

U.S. Customs Regulations 
Export Administration Regulations  
Schedule B Codes 
Harmonized Tariff Schedule Codes
Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce (info on obtaining export licenses)  
Commerce Control List 

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