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A commercial invoice is a bill for the goods from the seller to
A Commercial Invoice is a document used in foreign trade.
It is used as a customs declaration provided by
It is prepared by the exporter and is required by the foreign
buyer to prove ownership and arrange for payment.
A commercial invoice includes,
Date ,shipment terms and payment terms.
Quantity, weight and/or volume of the shipment.
Type of packaging.
Complete description of goods.
Unit value and total value.
Country of origin and Destination place.
Insurance, shipping and other charges as applicable.
Certification and/or Legalization of Commercial Invoice
The certification, which usually is performed by the local chamber of
commerce of the exporting country, is to conform that the invoice.
The legalization ,which is done by the consulate or the commercial section
of the Embassy of the importing country, is to verify that the invoice is
The certification and legalization are most often satisfied with a stamp or
a seal on the invoice.
Corrections or changes in the commercial invoice
Any visible corrections or changes made in the commercial invoice
must be initialed. In practice, the initial usually is done using a rubber
stamp bearing the word “CORRECTION”.
Difference Between a Commercial Invoice and a Shipping Invoice
A shipping invoice is a general accounting of items sent from one
individual or company to another.
Standard information includes the name and location of the person or
organization sending the goods as well as the name and location of the
An itemized list of the goods, including the cost of each item, the number
of each item and the total cost of the items is also included.
The total charges to the recipient, including applicable tax and discounts,
is also included.
The commercial invoices are used in international shipping,
summary information is considerably more detailed than that of
a standard shipping invoice.
A commercial invoice includes specifics regarding the date and
terms of sale; the quantity, weight or volume of items in the
shipment; a description of the goods; a description of the
packaging; per-unit value as well as total value; and insurance cost
and shipping charges.
A commercial invoice is a bill for the goods from the seller to the buyer.
A commercial invoice includes specifics.
Signature and/or stamp.
Description of Goods.
Marks and Number.