The details of international business are growing more complex by the day--and even the most seasoned professionals can find themselves in need of guidance. This comprehensive answer book supplies readers with a clear view of the entire export/import process, explaining the ins and outs of shipping and insurance; payment mechanisms; distributors vs. agents; customs and export control requirements; and transportation issues. Featuring dozens of sample contracts, procedures, checklists, and ready-to-use forms--"e;Export/Import Procedures and Documentation"e; is an authoritative voice in the everchanging, often confusing world of international laws and regulations. The revised fifth edition contains new and expanded information on topics including: Corporate oversight and compliance - Valuation - The Export Control Reform Act - Licensing requirements and exceptions - International Commerce Trade Terminology - The shifting definition of "e;Country of Origin"e; - Specialized exporting and importing - And more Thorough and accessible, this trusted resource provides readers with the tools they need to manage supply chain dynamics around the world, and keep everything organized, up-to-date, and above board each step of the way.
Export/Import Procedures and Documentation