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To import dutiable shipments into the U.S., typically a waybill and commercial invoice is required.
A waybill accompanies every shipment and includes all the information DHL needs to know to keep your package moving. The waybill contains all the information DHL needs to know to keep your shipment moving. DHL Import Express Online makes it easy to prepare your international shipment. By creating your waybill online you will have be able to see missing or incomplete information, as well as be advised of applicable DHL services.
A commercial invoice is obtained by the seller and shows the value and description of the merchandise. These are required for most imports into the United States.
All DHL online shipping solutions make it easy to prepare a commercial invoice, along with the waybill. Or you can complete a commercial invoice online.
Documents listing all of the items being transported, including their value are packing lists.
For more information about importing, access the DHL U.S. Import Industry Guide.