international trade document

Why do I need a commodity code?


What is a commodity code? A series of numbers used to identify products that are being imported or exported from the UK. Generally ten digits long for imports coming from outside the EU but for exports the first [...]

Where can I get an Export Cargo Shipping Instruction? (ECSI)


What is an Export Cargo Shipping Instruction?(ECSI) An Export Cargo Shipping Instruction (ECSI) is a shipping document used during international trade activities, and the logistics associated with the handling of your cargo during transportation from your home country (e.g. UK) [...]