Know Your EAR From Your CAF

March 27, 2013
By Michelle Kelley

They may not agree on budget cuts or gun laws but there is one thing that unites everyone in the U.S. government–their love of acronyms.

Unfortunately, if you’re in any kind of a global business, you can’t avoid them. Navigate the waters of this unappetizing alphabet soup with the help of our international trade acronym cheat sheet.

Our cheat sheet covers some of the most common acronyms, the ones that come up the most for those who work in international trade. We kept it to one page, so it makes a great desk reference tool.

International Trade Acronyms [pdf]