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Managing Import/Export Compliance & Communication with International Air Couriers

Date and Time

Friday, December 7, 2012
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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Grand Valley State University/Van Andel Global Trade Center presents...

Managing Import/Export Compliance & Communication with International Air Couriers

If your company uses FedX, UPS, DHL and other international air couriers as a normal part of the import and export supply chain, then you have probably experienced both the benefits and struggles of dealing with their systems.

Join us to explore best practices for setting up international shipping operations, communicating with couriers on export declarations or customs clearance issues, and managing billing and recordkeeping of freight, duties and other fees.

Topics covered:
" Understanding courier shipping processes
" Getting courier shipping forms to match shipping terms
" Export documentation & declarations
" Managing courier customs brokerage services
" Understanding consolidated courier billing
" Compliance/Recordkeeping for courier shipments

Who should attend?
- Import/Export Managers, Supervisors and Coordinators
- Trade Compliance Managers
- International Planners and Purchasing Agents
- International Traffic and Logistics Managers, Supervisors, and Coordinators




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