You will need to complete or obtain all the other documentation necessary to support the order such as:

  • Commercial invoice
  • Packing list
  • Certificate of origin (if required)
  • Beneficiary certificates
  • Specification sheets
  • Fumigation certificate
  • Shipping instructions

You should also provide your freight forwarder with the details outlined in the L/C, perhaps even supplying them with a copy thereof. Your freight forwarder will need this information to ensure that any and all documents they complete are done so in accordance with the requirements of documentary credit.