Participants will learn the basics of U.S. Customs laws and how to develop a Customs compliance program at their company. Participants will learn and apply the mechanics of classification of how to classify their products.The program will discuss all the key elements of a solid import program. The participants should be able to return to their office and enhance their import compliance program or develop an..
What You Should Know About Export Requirements for FDA Regulated Products from the US to Foreign Countries
This training will provide an in-depth explanation of FDA-Regulated Products that were exported from the United States to Foreign Countries. Also, it will address what export documentation must be used in the transportation of FDA-regulated products. Then, it also will discuss the FDA procedures that exporter must comply to in order to meet the Modernization Act agreement. Lastly, it explains what local gov..
The U.S. Government requires exporters to be familiar with export laws and regulations as well as documentation for a number of different reasons, including national security, control of products in short supply, compiling export statistics, administration of export laws, protection of endangered species, and to protect U.S. export markets by ensuring product quality of specific exports.Exporting from the U..
The U.S. government monitors regulate and collect import duties on merchandise entering the United States. The agency with the primary responsibility for the effort is U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), which is part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Not to understand the basics of importing guarantees serious trouble for the importer.Goods may be imported to the United States subject to i..
All countries require that a lawful value be declared for imports and exports. The regulatory framework for these lawful declarations is complex and at times conflicts with other pertinent bodies of law, notably tax requirements.Further, the penalties for material errors in these declarations are significant, often in the multi-millions, and, with recent trends in litigation, having pierced the corporate ve..
Market disruption, especially in the retail marketplace, has been a growing theme for a long time and Amazon has been viewed in the marketplace as the ‘Great Disruptor’. While this is true from the perspective of vision and services that have changed the way consumers shop. From another perspective, the ‘Great Disruptor’ is really the consumer lifestyle and changes driven by the economy and technology. The ..
This webinar will enable you to feel confident that you have the basic skill sets to operate in the NYS Government Purchasing Arena. It will help you avoid making mistakes that could lead to a payment or contract rejection by auditors. The areas covered may lead you to look for more training in specific procurement processes. Vendors will get a better understanding of what they must do to be compliant and s..
Having a solid understanding of applicable regulations is not only legally required, but it can also offer your company tactical and strategic advantages. Preventing fines, penalties, and potential loss of import privileges will keep your business running smoothly, efficiently, and at the lowest cost of operation. Knowing, understanding, and applying the subtle areas of trade compliance and global trade man..
You will learn the purpose of an export audit and how to decide the scope of a compliance audit for your company. The webinar will discuss what cross-functional internal groups should be included in the compliance audit and what direction it should take. It includes how to manage a successful audit and determine the steps to take when receiving the audit results.Areas Covered Basic elements of an export aud..
Disruption displaces an existing market or industry to produce something new and more efficient and worthwhile. It is at once destructive and creative. Disruption in the marketplace is driving a transformation of the supply chain into a more efficient and flexible framework that can support the continuous disrupting forces. This transformation of the supply chain is driven not only by a reaction to disrupti..
U.S. businesses and citizens are subject to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). The FCPA makes it unlawful for any U.S. citizen or firm (or any person who acts on behalf of a U.S. citizen or firm) to use a means of U.S. interstate commerce to offer, pay, transfer, or authorize a payment, transfer, or promise of money or anything of value to any foreign appointed or elected official, foreign political ..
This session will walk you through setting up, extracting, and using US Customs free ACE (Automated Commercial Environment) web-portal data for your US importing businesses. Using this data will help you identify key performance areas, risks, and opportunities, as well as allowing you to identify any inadvertent errors made in your US Customs Entry declarations. Since the US Customs Modernization Act,..
Foreign-trade zones (FTZs) and bonded warehouses are two of the most effective tools for manufacturers and importers to avoid, reduce or defer duties. An FTZ is a geographical area in a US port of entry, where merchandise can be loaded, handled, stored, manipulated, manufactured, and exhibited, without being subject to Customs duties. Duties are only accessed when the merchandise is taken out of the FTZ or ..
This program will cover drafting a contract with the next steps in finalizing an award from a Bid or RFP. Learn terms that may impact your contract and your employer. Get a head start on what to look out for in a common vendor agreement. Discover what terms to include to strengthen the position of your company or agency. Gain an understanding of what terms may be considered deal breakers vs. a business deci..
Companies are facing an ever more increasingly complex environment coupled with increasing marketplace volatility. This is causing companies to strive to be more flexible and responsive by streamlining both planning and execution. In addition, companies are attempting to conserve the use of their valuable resources. Instead of investing in products prematurely that then creates an inventory that may not be ..