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Basics of NAFTA

Basics of NAFTA

Basics of NAFTA

Date and Time

Thursday, September 28, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


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Canada and Mexico continue to be Michigan’s top trading partners, accounting for more than 70% of Michigan’s global trade. It is critical for businesses buying or selling to/from Canada or Mexico to have a comprehensive NAFTA program in place. To remain competitive in today’s global market, it is essential to take full advantage of qualifying goods for preferential duty treatment under NAFTA to save your company and/or your customer’s duties and taxes.

Join us for this full-day seminar to learn the NAFTA qualification process for goods and gain a clear understanding of the rules, regulations, and best practices for implementation.

Topics Include:

  • NAFTA Definitions & Responsibilities
  • How to Fill Out a Certificate of Origin
  • Qualifying Goods Using NAFTA Rules of Origin
  • Tariff Shift
  • Regional Value Content
  • Country of Origin Marking Rules
  • Supplier Solicitation Process
  • NAFTA Compliance



Van Andel Global Trade Center




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