Trade Missions

Network with specialists at the american border

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 from 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M.

Registration deadline: August 15, 2014

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

INSCRIPTION FORM

The activity will be held in English

Prices

  Members Non members
Ticket(s) $195* $285*
* Tax free. Become a Member

By phone
514 871-4001

For more information

Noémie Bond
Advisor, International Market Development
514 871-4002, ext. 6216
nbond@ccmm.qc.ca

Cancellation policyCancellations 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 fax at 514 871-5971 or email to the contact will be accepted.

Presented by:

EDC


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
WTC Montréal receives financial
support from Canada
Economic Development.

 
Affiliated with the World Trade
Centers Associations

(WTCA)

Canada Economic Development   World Trade Centers association (WTCA)