Session #5: Understand Export Documentation and Logistics
The number and kinds of documents that the exporter must produce vary according to the destination and type of shipment. Because each country has its own set of import regulations, the exporter must take care to find out, well in advance, what documents will be required for the shipment of goods to clear customs in another country.
Considerations to be covered:
- Chas Watson: RL Swearer. “How to manage quote processing, Pro Forma Invoicing, and Insurance”
- Nick Zosky: “Export procedures and export shipping forms”
Export Discussion Lunch & Learn – June. 24 @ 12PM
Lunch & Learns will be focused on the prior session topic where participants meet for questions and answers. The sessions will help participants to develop a well thought out export strategy and how to execute it. Export plans help entrepreneurs understand the facts, constraints, and goals around an international effort. Written plans give a clear understanding of specific steps that need to be taken and help assure a commitment to exporting over the longer term. Without a plan, your business may overlook better long-term growth opportunities outside of the domestic market. Sample Outline of an Export Plan to be used.
Please contact Brent Rondon, Sr. International Trade Consultant, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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