Last Published: 5/12/2017
Product Classification Information
Below are useful videos to help you with the product classification process.  You will also find information in our Shipping section:

Video Series - AES Direct
  1. Export Compliance Introduction
  2. AES/EIN
  3. The Commerce Control List and Self-Classification
  4. Exporting Commercial Items ECCNs & EAR99
Other Related Videos Video Series Freight Forwarding
  1. What is a Freight Forwarder - Part 1
  2. What is a Freight Forwarder - Part 2

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