Illinois International Business Calendar

Dec 8  Export Administration Regulations (EAR)

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will focus on: Who needs to comply?; General prohibitions; Determine if you are subject to EAR; Be aware of Export Control Reform changes; Know who are prohibited parties; Record keeping requirements; Determine if your product or software is covered by the Commerce Control List (CCL); Learn to determine your Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN); Determine license requirements. 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CST. Fee: $395.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/ear-webinar-3/

Dec 12  International Logistics

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will cover: International Logistics Partners; Securing Your International Supply Chain; Ocean Bills of Lading and Common Carriers Obligations toward the Shipper; Ocean Transportation; Air Freight Transportation; Insurance; International Supply Chain Documentation. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CST. Fee: $595.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/international-logistics-webinar-9/

Dec 13  Tariff Classification

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will cover: Structure of the HTS; Difference between HTSUS and Schedule B; Tariff classification of products for imports and exports; General Rules of Interpretation (GRI); General Notes; How to apply for and use U.S. Customs classification rulings. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CST. Fee: $595.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/tariff-classification-webinar-9/

Dec 14  USMCA The Modernized NAFTA

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will cover: USMCA Introduction; Definitions; A Closer Look at Origination; Finer Points of Origination; USMCA and Special Sectors; Origin Certification; USMCA in the Organization; Country of Origin for Marking Purposes; Article 2 USMCA’s Effects on Temporary Entry, Duty Deferral and Duty Drawback. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CST. Fee: $595.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/usmca-the-modernized-nafta-webinar-8/

Dec 15  Exporting Procedures

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will cover: Structuring Export Sales to Foreign Markets; Negotiating Your Contract and Meeting Its Terms; Incoterms® 2020, Product Transportation & Risk of Loss; Customs & Tariff Planning Considerations; Export Controls; Freight Forwarders, Packing, Transportation, and Insurance; Reporting the Export; Export Documentation Air and Ocean. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CDT. Fee: $595.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/exporting-procedures-webinar-9/

Dec 16  Incoterms® 2020 Update

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will cover: Trade Terms for Domestic and International Transactions; Incoterms® 2020 Product Transportation and Risk of Loss; Terms for Any Mode; Maritime Terms; Costing Methods; Case Studies; Mistakes Made: Court Cases Involving Incoterms® Rules. 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CDT. Fee: $395.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/incoterms-2020-webinar-2/

Dec 19  International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will cover: The international traffic in arms regulations and United States Munitions List; Registration with the State Department; ITAR technical data controls; ITAR licenses; Compliance and enforcement; Regulation of brokering activities. 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CST. Fee: $395.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/itar-webinar-3/

Feb 5 - 14  2023 Vietnam Trade Mission

Multi-sector trade mission, organized by Dezan Shira & 14 Associates and OrbisConnex, will travel to Hanoi, Danang, and Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), where they will visit factories, company offices, government offices, and cultural sites that help contextualize US-Vietnam business cooperation. The goal of the trade mission is to introduce participants to the Vietnamese business environment and to resources that can help participants import from, export to, or invest in Vietnam. Fee: $4,885.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.orbisconnex.com/event-details/2023-vietnam-trade-mission

Mar 12 - 17  Executive-Led Middle East Clean Tech Trade Mission Saudi Arabia, United Arab 17 Emirates and Israel

Organized and led by the U.S. Department of Commerce, this trade mission will introduce U.S. companies and trade associations to the United States’ largest trading partners and four of the largest economies in the Middle East, all of whose governments are investing heavily in Clean Tech to contribute to the global fight against climate change and to diversify and develop their economies. This mission will also offer an opportunity for participants to meet with key Saudi, Emirati, Israeli, and Qatari project decision makers while in the presence of a senior Commerce Executive – and such senior leader messaging is vital in a region where governments play such an important role in the economy. This trade mission will include: Customized one-on-one business appointments with pre-screened potential buyers, agents, distributors, and joint venture partners; Meetings with industry leaders; Meetings with government officials; Networking events; Market briefings; Site Visits.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.trade.gov/middle-east-clean-tech-trade-mission

Mar 13 - 15  Access ASEAN: Explore Business Opportunities in Southeast Asia and Beyond

Trade Winds Bangkok is the largest U.S. government-led trade mission and business development forum. Organized by the U.S. Commercial Service, Trade Winds will feature meetings with U.S. commercial diplomats from over 20 countries in Southeast Asia and beyond, plus exciting conference programming, and plenty of networking. Qualified U.S. businesses may customize their trade mission experience with optional business-to-business matchmaking meetings with pre-screened buyers, agents, distributors or joint-venture partners in Thailand as well as Singapore, Philippines, Vietnam (March 9-10) and Indonesia and Malaysia (March 15-16).

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.trade.gov/trade-winds