Exporting Best Practices/Importing into the U.S. Workshops

Looking to Expand Your Markets?

Join us for two Workshops to start you on the path to becoming a Global Entrepreneur!

The California Centers for International Trade Development at State Center Community College District will be coordinating participation the following workshops:

Exporting Best Practices

  • May 3, 2016 - Clovis, CA
  • 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Curious about the advantages and risks associated with exporting? Need more information to take your next step in the international marketplace? Is your company ready to export? Have questions about exporting your product or services?

This introductory workshop is for those interested in exploring the world of international business. The program will cover:

  • Step-by-Step Export Process
  • Selling: Domestic vs. International
  • Export Readiness
  • Export Logistics & Documentation
  • Methods of Payment
  • Terms of Sale (Incoterms)
  • Developing an Export Strategy

Importing into the U.S. Workshop

  • May 3, 2016 - Clovis, CA
  • 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Are you familiar with the legal aspects of importing? Know when and how to use a customhouse broker? Is U.S. Customs causing delays in your shipment? Can your product be imported quickly, economically and legally?

Learn the basic steps involved when importing products into the United States. Discover how you can overcome barriers to importing. The program will cover:

  • Entry Process
  • Import Documentation & Invoices
  • Assessment of Duty
  • Import Laws & Regulations
  • Tariff Classifications
  • Special Requirements
  • Foreign Trade Zones

Participation fee:

  • $70 for single workshop
  • $120 register for both workshops