This article is a menu listing of our Cross-Border eCommerce Overview. This guide is written specifically to aid online retailers to manage operations, inventory, and payment issues and is provided by the U.S. Commercial Service.
Last Published: 12/14/2016

Getting Started - Market Research:

- B2B or B2C eCommerce?
Barriers to Cross-Border Trade
- Build Your Digital Brand
eCommerce Plan Checklist
- eCommerce Platforms
- eCommerce Platforms- B2B
- eCommerce Strategy
eCommerce Types
- Identify eCommerce Market Opportunities
- Types of eCommerce Websites

Identifying Market Opportunities:

Website Optimization:

Pricing Your Products:

  Getting Paid:

Protecting Your Brand:

Country Briefs

Prepared by the International Trade Administration. With its network of 108 offices across the United States and in more than 75 countries, the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce utilizes its global presence and international marketing expertise to help U.S. companies sell their products and services worldwide. Locate the trade specialist in the U.S. nearest you by visiting

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