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Network with specialists at the american border

Demystify the process of moving your goods across the border

Registration deadline: February 19, 2016

Trade Missions The activity will be held in French and English

Registration deadline: February 19, 2016

WHY TAKE PART IN THIS TRADE MISSION?

  • To understand the way U.S. Customs work, and to find concrete solutions to the challenges that moving your goods across the border can present.
  • To establish valuable contacts with import sector specialists, such as customs brokers, and immigration, law, finance, and marketing experts from the Plattsburgh-North Country Chamber of Commerce
  • To meet experts from the U.S. Customs Service and the Food and Drug Administration.
  • To stay up to date on the development of security programs in effect at the border
  • (C-TPAT, Nexus, etc.).

DAY’S SCHEDULE

  • Tour of the Port of Champlain
  • Introduction to legal importers, country of origin markings, what qualifies under NAFTA, and to certificates and rules of origin
  • Presentation of the Customs – Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) and the Bioterrorism Act
  • Introduction to the particularities of marketing, trade fairs, and samples
  • Explanation of visas and the hiring of representatives
  • Presentation of the rules of incorporation, taxation, and insurance

Cancellations received before the mission registration deadline will be subject to 10% administration fees (plus taxes). Cancellations received after that date will not be reimbursed. Please note that only cancellation notices sent via email at reservations@ccmm.ca will be accepted.

PRICE

Programs Membre Non membre
General $195 $285
Registration Registration deadline :
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February 19, 2016  
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Louise Lauzon
Advisor, International Market Development
514 871-4002 #6227
llauzon@ccmm.qc.ca


WHO SHOULD TAKE PART IN THIS TRADE MISSION?

  • Entrepreneurs and business leaders
  • Business Development and Export Directors
  • Logistics and expedition specialists
  • Importers, transporters, and drivers

In short, anyone who wants to keep up to date on changes taking place at the border, or who is interested in developing a more concrete vision of customs procedures and the export process.

The "Exporting Québec" initiative 
is produced in cooperation with:

 
Official airline of the
"Exporting Québec" initiative:

LaPresse+   AIR CANADA
Acclr, through its international trade department, receives financial support from Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions

 
Affiliated with the World Trade
Centers Associations

(WTCA)

Canada Economic Development   World Trade Centers association (WTCA)