The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TBB) is a bureau under the Department of the Treasury (TRE). TBB's mission is to protect the public by enforcing the provisions of the Federal Alcohol Administration Act (FAA Act) to ensure that only qualified persons engage in the alcohol beverage industry. The TBB is responsible for enforcing the laws regulating alcohol production, importation, wholesale business, tobacco manufacturing and importing businesses, and alcohol labeling and advertising.
TBB has assisted industry members seeking to export their products by providing various export certificates or documents that are often required in order for alcohol beverage products to be imported into a foreign market. TBB can assist industry members to obtain the following certifications, or similiar variations, through their International Affairs Division (IAD) in Washington D.C.