Acronyms

AcronymDefinition
3PLThird Party Logistics
AMSAutomated Manifest System
APIApplication Programming Interface
ATFAirline Terminal Fee
AWBAir Waybill
BAFBunker Adjustment Factor
BCOBeneficial Cargo Owner
BOLBill of Lading
CAFCurrency Adjustment Factor
COCertificate of Origin
ECCNExport Control Classification Number
EDIElectronic Data Interchange
FAKFreight of All Kinds
FCLFull Container Load
FEUForty-Foot Equivalent Unit Shipping Container
FTLFull Truck Load
GVWGross Vehicle Weight
HSHarmonized Commodity Description and Coding Systems
ISFImporter Security Filing
LCLLess than Container Load
LTLLess Than Truck Load
MSDSMaterial Safety Data Sheet
NMFCNational Motor Freight Classification
NVOCCNon-Vessel Operating Common Carrier
TEUTwenty-Foot Equivalent Unit Shipping Container
UN/LOCODEUnited Nations Code for Trade and Transport Locations