On: December 5, 2022     By: David Noah

What Is Denied Party Screening?

Exporters must perform denied party screening for every transaction. Learn what exactly that means and how it’s different from restricted party screening. Plus, there's an easier way to stay compliant without manually checking 140+ lists for every single export transaction.

On: August 17, 2022     By: David Noah

How to Use the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States

The Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS or HTS) is a system used for importing and exporting to classify goods based on their material composition, product name and/or intended function. It is similar to Schedule B codes used for exports, but there are some key differences.

On: July 20, 2022     By: David Noah

Proforma vs. Commercial Invoice: What’s the Difference?

At first glance, the differences between a proforma and commercial invoice appear small. But when you understand how and when both types of invoices are properly used in an import-export transaction, you see how important it is to accurately complete both forms.


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