Tools

The Frisco Chamber of Commerce is happy to provide some resources and tools for Frisco businesses that should prove helpful as you consider taking your business global!

Answers to Basic Importing & Exporting Questions
Answer USA

Business Etiquette
Executive Planet
Business Culture
CyborLink

Common Export Documents
Commercial Invoices, Pro-Forma Invoices, Export Packing List, Certificates of Origin, and others
Electronic Certificate of Origin (eCO) from the United States Council for International Business
North Texas Chambers currently certifying Certificates of Origin

Country Profiles – United Nations
UN Data

Current Travel Alerts & Warnings – U.S. Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs
Current Travel Alerts
Current Travel Warnings

Currency Exchange
US Dept. of Treasury
Oanda
xe.com
x-rates.com

Customs & Border Protection – Trade Resources
CBP

Examine Product Trends
Export
US Census
UN Data
Multilateral Development Banks

Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) for International Trade
USITC

International Country Codes
Country Codes

International Seaports
Foreign Trade

International Terms of Payment
Terms of Payment

International Time/Date/Weather Information
Time and Date

International Weights and Measures
US Census
Convert-Me
CSG Network

Language Translations
Google Translate

Small Business Administration Office of International Trade
US Small Business Administration

Statistical and Demographic
US Census
US Trade Online
TradeStats Express
World Bank
CIA
International Monetary Fund

Trade Maps – International Trade Statistics
World Trade Organization

World Time and Date
Time and Date

World Weather
World Weather

Have we missed an important tool that could help others in the International Marketplace? If you have other information that we could add to this section, please email us!