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Note from World Trade Center
St. Louis and Metro-East Leaders Work to Turn Region into Freight 'Epicenter'
america's central port logo

Six interstate highways. Six Class I railroads. Four public barge ports. More than 180 private river terminals. Two international cargo airports. Three regional airports. Ten major product-distribution parks. Dozens of smaller industrial and business parks.

What do all these things have in common? They're considered "assets" in a campaign to make the St. Louis region an "epicenter" of freight transportation in the Midwest.

"There is great potential, and Southwestern Illinois has even more to gain than St. Louis," said Dennis Wilmsmeyer, executive director of America's Central Port in Granite City.

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INCOTERMS® RULES FOR AMERICANS

As America's foremost Incoterms® authority, Frank Reynolds is uniquely qualified to explain these rules as they apply to U.S. trade practice. He brought over 50 years of hands-on practical expertise to the 2020 Incoterms® revision where he represented the United States as he has done for the 2000 and 2010 revisions.

Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location:  
World Trade Center St. Louis
120 South Central Ave., Suite 1200
St. Louis, MO 63105