Readings & Websites


BOOKS (Published since 2010)

  1. Seyoum, B. (2014). Export-import theory, practices and procedures. Routledge. 3rd
  2. Manresa, M. (2010). How to Open & Operate a Financially Successful Import Export Business. Atlantic Publishing.
  3. Capela, J. (2015). Import / Export Kit For Dummies. Wiley.
  4. Entrepreneur Media. (2017). Start your own Import/Export Business: Your Step-By-Step Guide to Success (StartUp Series). Entrepreneur Press.
  5. Bade, D. (2015). Export import procedures and documentation. Amacom.
  6.  Jimenez, G. (2018). ICC Guide to Export/import: Global business standards & strategies. ICC.
  7. Cook, T. & Raia, K. (2017). Mastering Import and Export Management. Amacom.
  8. Becvar, M. (2015). The Import Bible: The complete beginners guide to successful importing from China. Amazon.
  9. Cheng, M. (2014). Import Export: Importing from China profitably. Blep publishing.
  10. Key, C. (2004). Principles of Classification: Export & Import. Customs compliance consulting.
  11. Foley, J. (2004). The global entrepreneur: Taking your business international. Jamric press.
  12. Holmvall, L. (2011). Export & Import: Winning in the global marketplace. Export pro
  13. David, P. & Stewart, R. (2010). International Logistics. Cengage
  14.  US Department of Commerce (2019). Basic Guide to Exporting (11 edition). USGPO


Online resources

Public/ government sources

FITA—Federation of international trade associations. Global trade portal. Public source of export/import trade leads and other important websites.

International chamber of commerce (the world business organization)


International trade administration—Department of Commerce

World Trade Organization

US census Bureau: Foreign trade statistics

National trade databank


Private sources