General Industry Terms and Definitions

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
There are currently 8 names in this directory
ECA
Electronic Components Association - One of two associations that merged to create ECIA

ECCN
Five character alpha-numeric designations used on the Commerce Control List (CCL) to identify dual-use items for export control purposes. An ECCN categorizes items based on the nature of the product, i.e. type of commodity, software, or technology and its respective technical parameters.

ECIA
Electronic Components Industry Association – Association formed when NEDA and ECA merged.

EDI
Electronic Data Interchange – Most commonly refers to a series of system to system transactions created by ANSI for Business 2 Business transactions. These may include transactions from purchase orders to payments.

EIA
Electronic Industries Alliance - An industry wide recognized standards brand (EIA Standards) managed by ECIA.

EICC
Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition www.eicc.info

EICC-GeSI Conflict Minerals Reporting Template
www.conflictfreesourcing.org/conflict-minerals-reporting-template

ESC
EIA Standards Council – Meets to create and maintain technical standards for electronic parts.