They are responsible for the following:
Provide basic commodity information to the forwarding or authorized agent for completing the EEI (Electronic Export Information)/AES record, including name, EIN, Schedule B number and value, excluding ultimate consignee.
Maintain documentation to support information provided to the forwarding or authorized agent.
In a routed export transaction, the U.S. Principal Party in Interest is not required to provide the forwarding or authorized agent with a power of attorney or written authorization.