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June 1

11:00am – 2:15pm
Eastern Standard Time
​Find Your Next Customer in Mexico
After just over an hour, come away from this U.S. Commercial Service webinar with new insights into the market for U.S. goods and services in Mexico and the credit finance tools to support your transaction. Take advantage of geographic proximity, low tariffs, and solutions to common exporter issues to easy your way.

For more information and to register, please click here.
June 9-10

Complying with U.S. Export Controls
A joint presentation of the U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) and the Trade Development Alliance , this two-day event provides professional counseling and an in-depth examination of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Learn how to keep your business in compliance with federal export control requirements on commercial goods.

For more information or to register, please click here.

June 15-16

All Day

FABREO Expo 2016
The FABREO (Food And Beverage Retention & Expansion Opportunities) Expo this year features sessions on exporting to Hong Kong and a presentation on free and low-cost export assistance services available from state and federal programs that are designed specifically for food and beverage companies.

For more information and to register, please visit Fabreo Expo 2016

June 22

8:30am – 4:30pm
Introduction to Harmonized Tariff System/ Schedule B Classification Training
This program will help you begin to understand how to use the Harmonized Tariff System for imports and the Schedule B listing for exports. You will learn and review the 6 GRI- General Rules of Interpretation used to classify every product. You will learn instructions & CBP based sample classifications using each of the GRI’s. This training will show you how CBP reviews binding ruling requests and what that means for your products by using the CROSS system.

For more information and to register, please visit

June 21

8:30am – 4:30pm

June 23

8:30am – 4:30pm
Introduction to International Documentation Training
This program will help you understand when and how you should be filling out certain international documents. You will have the chance to go through each document, step by step, and will learn where to go and what to look for in your own documents to be able to fill them out accurately and know when they are required. Many companies are exposing themselves unnecessarily to shipment delays, customs audits and demurrage charges due to incomplete or inaccurate documentation for the shipment. Learn what documents you should be filling out and how to do so accurately to keep your customers, distributors and company ahead of schedule and save time.

For more information and to register, please visit
June 24
8:30am - 4:30pm

Introduction to NAFTA and the 3 Free Trade Agreements (Korea, Colombia, Panama) Training

This program will help you be in full compliance with all NAFTA regulations. You will know where to go and what to look for to be able to determine if your products qualify for the benefits of NAFTA. Most companies are exposing themselves unnecessarily to NAFTA penalties. In some cases your goods have low or zero duty already and therefore no need to expose your company to potential NAFTA violations or to fill out a NAFTA certificate if your goods do not qualify. Additionally an overview of the 3 new FTA’s (Panama, South Korea, Colombia) will be discussed.

For more information and to register, please visit

Yakima Bothell
June 27-July 1
Explore Your Export Opportunities
Tailored to the small food and beverage business, these one-on-one meetings put you in touch with boots-on-the-ground experts from China, Japan, Korea and other countries in Southeast Asia and help you identify effective strategies for finding new international customers with a taste for Washington State foods and beverages. Sponsored by the Washington State Department of Agriculture.

An application must be completed and returned for all consultation meetings. Space is limited.

For more information, or to register, look for "Explore Your Export Opportunities" on the WSDA webpage.

Sept 13-15

Discover Global Markets: Healthcare Connections
Panel discussions will feature opportunities in the medical device sector, diagnostics, health IT, global health, and more. U.S. Embassy-based industry specialists from the U.S. Department of Commerce will give updates on country projects and the regulatory landscape. Opportunities also available to meet with in-country U.S. Commercial diplomats and specialists. Gain customized market intelligence to position your firm for success in 20+ markets.

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