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Books Every Importer Must Read

The 7 Books Every Importer Must Read

From Mark Zuckerberg to Andrew Carnegie, if business leaders throughout history share a common trait it’s this: they read. Whether you are a new importer or run a multi-million (or billion) dollar enterprise, staying sharp on the ins-and-outs of importing can not only save you time, but also money. In the world of customs and logistic even small mistakes can run in the tens-of-thousands of dollars. This list of the 7 books every importer must read includes materials suited to help you build your new business or expand your enterprise.

 

Import/Export Kit for Dummies by John J. Capela

Import / Export Kit For Dummies by John J. Capela 

Importer / Export Kit for Dummies is an amazing, must read reference book to keep on your desk or with your other most important business books. Learn about the ever growing international marketplace and how to position your business to be efficient and profitable. At just over 300 pages, this books is easy to follow and understand. Available in Paperback and eBook formats.

 

Introduction to Sourcing, Importing & Private Label Branding Products From China For Amazon.com Sellers by Anthony P. Fichera

Introduction to Sourcing, Importing & Private Label Branding Products From China For Amazon.com Sellers by Anthony P. Fichera 

Specific to sellers and businesses looking to add high-margin products to the Amazon.com marketplace, Introduction to Sourcing, Importing & Private Label Branding Products From China For Amazon.com Sellers, provides invaluable information on importing and selling goods under your own brand name. Private label profit margins are typically much higher than that of the national brands. Learn how developing the right relationships can result in more money for quality products.

 

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International Trade in Agricultural Products by Michael Reed

International Trade in Agricultural Products by Michael Reed 

 

Importers and Exporters alike will benefit from reading International Trade In Agricultural Products. At over 450 pages, this book provide incredible, in-depth analysis of international trade in the agricultural sector. Specific chapters cover trade in both the European Union (EU) and China. With links back to everyday life, the book is easy to understand the lesson simple to apply making this book a must read.

 

International Logistics: The Management of International Trade Operations by Pierre A. David

International Logistics: The Management of International Trade Operations by Pierre A. David 

International Logistics: The Management of International Trade Operations covers more than just the basics of importing. From Incoterms to Customs clearance, this book dives deep into the complex problems that import and export managers face everyday. At 721 full-color pages, this is not a quick read but is an extremely valuable addition to any importers library.

 

The Import Bible: The complete beginners guide to successful importing from China by Manuel Becvar

The Import Bible: The complete beginners guide to successful importing from China by Manuel Becvar 

The Import Bible is written from the perspective of a real import entrepreneur. If you are new to importing START HERE. Learn not only how to run your business but how to turn your investment into profit. At 107 pages, consider this must read your pocket guide to importing from China and other eastern Asia countries.

 

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Building an Import / Export Business by Kenneth D. Weiss

Building an Import / Export Business by Kenneth D. Weiss 

Building an Import / Export Business no easy task. Lucky for you Kenneth Weiss does an amazing job getting you started. This bestseller covers your new business from rough idea to profitability. Using easy-to-follow, real-life examples you will learn not only successful sourcing but also product launch and customs procedures.

 

Importing into the United States: A Guide for Commercial Importers by United States Customs & Border Protection (CBP)

Importing into the United States: A Guide for Commercial Importers by United States Customs & Border Protection (CBP) 

Importing into the United States has long been the standard reading material for new importers. Authored by U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP), this book focuses on the rules and regulations of goods brought into the United States for commercial purposes. Don’t shy away from the more technical approach, this book can be a real life saver for importers of all sizes.

 

BONUS MUST READ BOOK FOR NEW IMPORTERS

Starting an Import Export Business

 

Starting an Import/Export Business by Timothy Smith

Interested in starting your own business from scratch? Starting an Import/Export Business is a comprehensive step-by-step start-up guide kit. Learn how to establish yourself as a professional importer, how to make important contacts and connections, and about the thousands of products (and services) you can get involved with.

 





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