← Logistics Dictionary

Commercial Invoice

What is a Commercial Invoice?

Commercial invoice is a legal document provided by a seller to a buyer in an international transaction. The document serves as a contract and proof of sales between the two parties. It details the number of goods sold, the prices and their value.

Commercial invoice is an essential document when exporting or importing goods. For the clearance of imported goods, commercial invoice must be presented to the customs authority who uses the document to assess the amount due on taxes.

You may also be interested in these articles

Solutions

Logistics Outsourcing: Who Benefits?

Why spend the time and effort to organize every business process yourself when an external service provider can do it ...

17. June 2024 / Reading time: ~ 5 Min.
Business

DHL Freight Is a Great Place to Work!

A successful company depends on motivated employees. We do everything we can to offer the people who work for us ...

11. June 2024 / Reading time: ~ 2 Min.