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Department of State D-Trade

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The D-Trade system for the Department of State requires a digital signature for electronic submission of forms using a digital certificate. IdenTrust provides a variety of certificates and through use of our Certificate Selection Wizard we provide the easiest and most reliable way to choose the certificate best suited for your needs.

IdenTrust has been providing certificates for several years to use with the D-Trade system.  We offer either IdenTrust Global Common (IGC) or Department of Defense External Certificate Authority (DoD ECA) certificates according to your preference. 

Customers have provided written and verbal feedback on their high level of satisfaction based on our superb customer service provided to D-Trade users.

Choosing Your Certificate

The D-Trade application can accept either IdenTrust Global Common (IGC) or Department of Defense External Certification Authority (ECA) certificates. 

ACES Certificates

The ACES certificate program is being discontinued by the General Service Administration (GSA); however, IdenTrust has been authorized by the GSA to offer a 1 year ACES business certificate, on a limited basis to support D-Trade users.

Simply select BUY NOW and the IdenTrust Certificate Selection Wizard will assist you in choosing a certificate that is accepted by the D-Trade system and will also meet your business needs.

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Special Instructions

If purchasing a large volume of certificates for your company, please contact as further discounts may apply.

Important Information

Please note: ONLY THE SUBSCRIBER OF THE CERTIFICATE SHOULD HAVE EXCLUSIVE USE - THE DIGITAL CERTIFICATE IS YOUR FORM OF IDENTIFICATION, SIMILAR TO YOUR PASSPORT OR DRIVERS LICENSE. Under the Certificate Policies governing the issuance and use of certificates offered by IdenTrust, it is our responsibility as an Authorized Certification Authority to revoke the certificate in a case of loss or disclosure of the private key (Password) to anyone other than the subscriber.