DUNS numbers, assigned and managed by Dun & Bradstreet, are available free of charge. You can register for your DUNS number here.
The final FSVP rule requires that an importer provide its name, electronic mail address, and unique facility identifier (UFI) recognized as acceptable by the FDA for each line entry of food product offered for importation into the United States. The FDA has recognized the Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number as an acceptable UFI for FSVP.
All foreign food facilities will be required to provide a DUNS number for the 2018 Biennial Registration Renewal.