Vague Commodity Descriptions

This table lists commodity descriptions considered vague by the U.S. Bureau of Customs and Border Protection (CBP).

Vague Commodity Vague Commodity Description
"A/C Parts" "A/C Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"AC Parts" "AC Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Accessories" "Accessories" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Advertising Material" "Advertising Material" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Plastic Advertising Signs." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Aircraft Parts" "Aircraft Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Aircraft Spare Parts" "Aircraft Spare Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Aircraft Spares" "Aircraft Spares" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Antibodies" "Antibodies" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Human Antibodies." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Antibody" "Antibody" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Human Antibody." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Apparel" "Apparel" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's T-shirt." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Appliance" "Appliance" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Industrial Dishwasher." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Appliances" "Appliances" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Industrial Dishwasher." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Art" "Art" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Water Color Painting." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"As Per Attached INV" "As Per Attached INV" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Assorted Merchandise" "Assorted Merchandise" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Auto Part" "Auto Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Used Auto Parts: Remanufactured Alternator." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Auto Parts" "Auto Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Used Auto Parts: Remanufactured Alternator." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Automotive Parts" "Automotive Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Used Auto Parts: Remanufactured Alternator." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Autoparts" "Autoparts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Used Auto Parts: Remanufactured Alternator." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Bag" "Bag" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Battery" "Battery" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Car Battery." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Bearing" "Bearing" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Ball Bearing." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Belts" "Belts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Leather Belts." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Box" "Box" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Brake Parts" "Brake Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Brake" "Brake" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Automobile Brake." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Business Correspondence" "Business Correspondence" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Legal Contract." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Cable" "Cable" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Copper Cable." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Cap" "Cap" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Baseball Caps." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Caps" "Caps" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Baseball Caps." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Carton" "Carton" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"CD" "CD" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music CD." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"CDs" "CDs" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music CDs." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Cell Line" "Cell Line" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the name of the material, reason for import and its origin: plant, animal, human. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Cells" "Cells" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the name of the material, reason for import and its origin: plant, animal, human. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Chemical" "Chemical" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical name and UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Chemicals" "Chemicals" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical name and UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Chip" "Chip" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Computer Integrated Circuit." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Christmas Gifts" "Christmas Gift" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"CI Attached" "CI Attached" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Civil Aircraft Parts" "Civil Aircraft Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Civil Aircraft Spares" "Civil Aircraft Spares" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Clothes / Textiles" "Clothes / Textiles" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's T-shirts." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Clothes" "Clothes" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's T-shirts." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Clothing and Accessories" "Clothing and Accessories" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's T-shirts." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Clothing" "Clothing" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's T-shirts." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Comat" "Comat" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Office Correspondence." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Commercial Invoice" "Commercial Invoice" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Components" "Components" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Computer Parts" "Computer Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "PC Cooling Motor for Motherboard." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Computer Peripherals" "Computer Peripherals" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Computer CD Players." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Connector" "Connector" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Cosmetic Products" "Cosmetic Products" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Fragrance." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Cosmetics" "Cosmetics" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Fragrance." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Culture" "Culture" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the name of the material, reason for import and its origin: plant, animal, human. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Dangerous Good" "Dangerous Good" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Dangerous Goods" "Dangerous Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Data Processing Part" "Data Processing Part" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "PC Cooling Motor for Motherboard." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Data Processing Parts" "Data Processing Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "PC Cooling Motor for Motherboard." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Defective Goods" "Defective Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"DESC N" "DESC N" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"DESCRI" "DESCRI" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"DG" "DG" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"DGs" "DGs" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Disk" "Disk" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Business Correspondence on a Floppy Disk." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Disks" "Disks" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Business Correspondence on Floppy Disks." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Display" "Display" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) - Desktop Projector." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"DNA" "DNA" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the name of the material, reason for import and its origin: plant, animal, human. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Doc" "Doc" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Office Correspondence." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Document" "Document" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Birth Certificate." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Documentation" "Documentation" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Office Correspondence." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Documents" "Documents" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Birth Certificate." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Drug" "Drug" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Drugs" "Drugs" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Dry Ice" "Dry Ice" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Pork Ribs in Dry Ice." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"DVD" "DVD" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "DVD Player." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"DVDs" "DVDs" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "DVD Movies." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electrical Parts" "Electrical Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Transistor." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic Component" "Electronic Component" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Transistor." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic Components" "Electronic Components" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Capacitor." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic Equipment" "Electronic Equipment" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "DVD Player." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic Good" "Electronic Good" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "DVD Players." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic Goods" "Electronic Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "DVD Players." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic Part" "Electronic Part" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Transistor." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic Parts" "Electronic Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Transistors." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronic" "Electronic" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "DVD Player." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Electronics" "Electronics" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "DVD Player." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Equipment" "Equipment" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specific Description of the Type of equipment and its intended use is required. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Fabric Samples" "Fabric Samples" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Fabric for Clothing - 100% Cotton." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Fabric" "Fabric" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Fabric for Clothing - 100% Cotton." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Fabrics" "Fabrics" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Fabric for Clothing - 100% Cotton." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"FAC " "FAC " is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"FAK " "FAK " is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Flooring" "Flooring" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Ceramic Tiles." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Food Items" "Food Items" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Canned Pasta." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Food" "Food" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Homemade Cookies." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Foodstuff" "Foodstuff" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Chocolate Bars." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Foodstuffs" "Foodstuffs" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Chocolate Bars." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Freight Of All Kinds" "Freight Of All Kinds" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"General Cargo" "General Cargo" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Gift" "Gift" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Book sent as a Christmas Gift." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Gifts" "Gifts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Books sent as a Christmas Gift." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Goods" "Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Personal Effects." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Hardware" "Hardware" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "CD Player." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Haz Mat" "Haz Mat" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Haz Material" "Haz Material" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Haz Materials" "Haz Materials" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Hazardous Chemical" "Hazardous Chemical" Materials is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Hazardous Chemicals" "Hazardous Chemicals" Materials is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Hazardous Good" "Hazardous Good" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Hazardous Goods" "Hazardous Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Hazardous Material" "Hazardous Material" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Hazardous Materials" "Hazardous Materials" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"HazMat" "HazMat" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Household Goods" "Household Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"HS #" "HS #" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the full digit Harmonized Code if available and the description of the product. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"HS NON" "HS NON" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the full digit Harmonized Code if available and the description of the product. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"HS#" "HS#" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the full digit Harmonized Code if available and the description of the product. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"I C" "I C" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Integrated Circuits - EEPROM." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"IC" "IC" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Integrated Circuits - EEPROM." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"ILLEDG" "ILLEDG" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Illegible" "Illegible" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Implants" "Implants" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Dental Implants." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Industrial Goods" "Industrial Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Integrated Circuit" "Integrated Circuit" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Integrated Circuit - EEPROM." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Integrated Circuits" "Integrated Circuits" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Integrated Circuits - EEPROM." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Iron" "Iron" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Steam Iron." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Items" "Items" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Jeans" "Jeans" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Ladies Denim Jeans." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Jewelry" "Jewelry" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "18 Carat Gold Necklace." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Laboratory Reagents" "Laboratory Reagents" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Ladies Apparel" "Ladies Apparel" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's leather shoes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Leather Article" "Leather Article" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Leather Purse." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Leather Articles" "Leather Articles" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Leather Purse." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Leather" "Leather" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Leather Belts." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Letter" "Letter" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Personal Correspondence." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Liquid" "Liquid" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the actual chemical or product name and the UN HAZMAT #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Luggage" "Luggage" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Machine Part" "Machine Part" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Remanufactured Alternator for a Farm Tractor." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Machine Parts" "Machine Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Remanufactured Alternator for a Farm Tractor." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Machinery" "Machinery" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Wood Cutting Machine." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Machines" "Machines" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Wood Cutting Machine." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medical Equipment" "Medical Equipment" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Defibrillator." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medical Parts" "Medical Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Electric Wire for Medical Equipment." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medical Spare Parts" "Medical Spare Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Electric Wire for Medical Equipment." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medical Supplies" "Medical Supplies" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medicaments" "Medicaments" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medication" "Medication" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medications" "Medications" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medicine" "Medicine" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Medicines" "Medicines" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Meds" "Meds" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Men’s Apparel" "Men’s Apparel" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's Summer T-Shirt." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Metal Work" "Metal Work" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Copper Pipe." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Miscellaneous Items" "Miscellaneous Items" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"NAFTA" "NAFTA" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"New Goods" "New Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"No CI" "No CI" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"NO COM" "NO COM" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"NO DES" "NO DES" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"NON G" "NON G" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Non-Hazardous" "Non-Hazardous" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the proper name of the goods, if chemical, proper name and the UN #. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"NOT GI" "NOT GI" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Packaging Supplies" "Packaging Supplies" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Bubble Plastic Wrap." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Pants" "Pants" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Boy's Cotton Twill Pants." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Paper" "Paper" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Legal Contract." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Paperwork" "Paperwork" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Legal Contract." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Part" "Part" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Caliper for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Parts Of" "Parts Of" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Calipers for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Parts" "Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Brake Calipers for Aircraft." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"PC Hardware" "PC Hardware" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Computer CD Player." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"PCB" "PCB" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Printed Circuit Board with Components for Television Set." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"PCBA" "PCBA" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Printed Circuit Board Assembly for Computer." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Peripheral" "Peripheral" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Computer Printer." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Personal Effects" "Personal Effects" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Personal Item" "Personal Item" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Personal Items" "Personal Items" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Pharmaceuticals" "Pharmaceuticals" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Please provide the specific name of the medication or product being shipped and its intended use. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"PIB" "PIB" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"PIBs" "PIBs" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Pipe" "Pipe" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Steel Pipe." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Pipes" "Pipes" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Steel Pipes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Plastic Good" "Plastic Good" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Plastic Knife." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Plastic Goods" "Plastic Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Plastic Knives." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Plastic Parts" "Plastic Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Plastic Knives." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Plastic" "Plastic" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Plastic Shoes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Polyurethane" "Polyurethane" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Polyurethane Medical Gloves." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Power Supply" "Power Supply" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Power Supply Module for ADP Machines." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Precious Metal" "Precious Metal" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "18 Carat Gold Necklace." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Printed Circuit Board" "Printed Circuit Board" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Printed Circuit Board with Components for Television Set." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Printed Material" "Printed Material" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "TV Owner's Manual." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Printed Materials" "Printed Materials" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "TV Owner's Manuals." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Printed Matter" "Printed Matter" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "TV Owner's Manual" Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Printed Matters" "Printed Matters" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "TV Owner's Manuals" Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promo Item" "Promo Item" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promo Items" "Promo Items" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promo Material" "Promo Material" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promo Materials" "Promo Materials" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promotional Item" "Promotional Item" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promotional Items" "Promotional Items" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promotional Material" "Promotional Material" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promotional Materials" "Promotional Materials" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Promotional" "Promotional" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Promotional Inflatable Balloons not for resale." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Receivers" "Receivers" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Stereo Receiver." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Records" "Records" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Office Correspondence." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Report" "Report" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Business Correspondence - Annual Report." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Rod" "Rod" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Fishing Rod." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Rods" "Rods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Aluminum Rods." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Rubber Articles" "Rubber Articles" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Rubber Hoses." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Rubber" "Rubber" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Rubber Tires." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Said To Contain" "Said To Contain" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Sample" "Sample" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Plastic Bags - SAMPLE." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Samples" "Samples" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Plastic Bags - SAMPLE." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Scrap" "Scrap" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Steel Scrap Billets." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"See Attached" "See Attached" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"SEE CO" "SEE CO" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"SEE IN" "SEE IN" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"See Invoice" "See Invoice" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Shirt" "Shirt" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's 100% Cotton Long Sleeve Shirt." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Software" "Software" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Software Game on CD-ROM - "Halo 2"." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Spare Parts for Machine" "Spare Parts for Machine" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Alternator - New." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Spare Parts" "Spare Parts" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Alternator - Used." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Spares" "Spares" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Alternator - New." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Sportswear" "Sportswear" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "100% Cotton Men's Running Shorts." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"STC " "STC" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Steel" "Steel" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Stainless Steel Pots." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Surgical Instruments" "Surgical Equipment" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Scalpels." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Swatches" "Swatches" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "100% Cotton Fabric Sample Swatches." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Tape" "Tape" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music Video Tape." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Tapes" "Tapes" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music Video Tapes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Textile Samples" "Textile Samples" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's Shirt 100% Cotton - SAMPLE." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Textile" "Textile" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Dress - 100% Cotton - SAMPLE." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Textiles Samples" "Textiles Samples" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's Shirt 100% Cotton - SAMPLE." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Textiles" "Textiles" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Men's Shirt 100% Cotton - SAMPLE." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Tile" "Tile" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Ceramic Tiles." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Tiles" "Tiles" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Ceramic Tiles." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Tools" "Tools" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Power Drill." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Toy" "Toy" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Plastic Doll House." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Training Material" "Training Material" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Training Material for Basketball." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Training Materials" "Training Materials" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Training Materials for Basketball." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Tubes" "Tubes" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Glass Tubes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Unlist" "Unlist" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Used Goods" "Used Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Various Goods" "Various Goods" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Video Tape" "Video Tape" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music Video Tape." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Video Tapes" "Video Tapes" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music Video Tapes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Video" "Video" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music Video Tapes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Videotape" "Videotape" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music Video Tape." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Videotapes" "Videotapes" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Jazz Music Video Tapes." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"VISA MDR Table" "VISA MDR Table" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. Specify the description of the contents being shipped. Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Wafer" "Wafer" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "semiconductor wafers." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Waste" "Waste" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Oil Waste for Testing." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Wearing Apparel" "Wearing Apparel" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Women's Leather Sandals." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Wire" "Wire" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Insulated Copper Wire." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.
"Wires" "Wires" is an incomplete description and not accepted by Customs. An example of an acceptable description is "Insulated Copper Wire." Clearance delays may result if the contents are not completely and accurately described.