SBTDC International Trade
NAFTA Documentation & Procedures - NEW DATE!
This course is designed for the practitioner and covers the entire process of understanding and applying the NAFTA rules and regulations. A ten-step plan of implementation of a control procedure will be covered. Also included are forms to identify bills of materials, to determine the NAFTA origin status, to provide instructions to vendors to complete the necessary forms to support the certificate of origin, as well as sample letters to customs to determine or appeal rulings of individual products. The publication provided can be used as a reference tool in day to day operations
- The Importance of the NAFTA
- Understanding the Harmonized Tariff Schedule
- The NAFTA Rules of Origin
- The Importance of a Sourcing Strategy
- Completing the NAFTA Certificate of Origin
- Administrative Procedures
- Mexican Certificate of Origin
- Canada Customs Invoice
- Information Required to Determine Origin
Date: July 12, 2012
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Place: Missouri State's Glass Hall (west entrance)
Fee: $280.00, per person
Instructor: Lesa Brownell, Compliance Design
Certificate of completion provided.
Export Documentation & Shipping & NAFTA Documentation & Procedures:
Lesa Brownell, Compliance Design
Lesa Brownell of Compliance Design educates companies with a wide variety of compliance needs about creating balanced compliance programs. Lesa has more than 20 years of industry experience in the international business and marketing sectors where her vision and expertise in export compliance have significantly contributed to company growth and development. Offering a unique blend of creative and operations strengths, Lesa has achieved exciting company and product turnarounds and is recognized for her success in growing international business markets. Her strategic approach to international business was evident in her work as International Sales Manager for Ken-A-Vision and as an International Sales Representative at Labconco. She is known for her ability to quickly identify and diagnose compliance issues while working with companies to refine their organizational structure in Export Management, product lines, sourcing, market position and advertising. Lesa received her Bachelor of Arts in International Business and Marketing from Park University.