Exporting & Importing For Profit | 10/18/2022 October 18, 2022, 10:00am PDT October 18, 2022, 12:00pm PDT
Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerce
12600 SW Crescent St #160
Beaverton, Or, 97005

Are you new to the exporting or importing business? Do you have a product that can be exported or imported and needs help understanding the process to complete successful export and import transactions? This workshop will provide a good understanding of the basic knowledge necessary to jumpstart your export or import operation. It can also serve as a refresher for seasoned exporters and importers.

At the end of this workshop, you will:

• Learn the skill sets you need to start exporting and importing business.

• Understand the export and import transaction process.

• Familiarize yourself with the basics of export-import compliance.

• Understand Customs Entry – De Minimis, Formal and Informal entries. 

• Identify documents required for exporting and importing

• Understand payment options/risks and the most common Incoterms® – 2020

• Identify countries, buyers, and suppliers online (trade leads)

• Locate export and import resources and help available

Presented by, Tekle Sebhatu, PhD. a SCORE Certified Mentor, has over 24 years of domestic and international business experience, including teaching international business courses. As a consultant, he has worked with several international trade organizations, helped many companies to market their products in the global marketplace, and presented numerous export/import-related workshops to established businesses and startups.