SBDC Workshop: Export Documentation and International Payment Methods + Export-Import Bank of the U.S.

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SBDC Workshop: Export Documentation and International Payment Methods + Export-Import Bank of the U.S.

March 14, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

SBDC Workshop: Export Documentation and International Payment Methods + Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
Presented By: Ric Frantz, CEO of LR International Inc. & Michael Howard, Managing Director, Central Region of Export-Import Bank of the U.S.

This workshop, organized by the International Trade Center of the Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Champaign County EDC, will cover the following topics:

Export Documentation and International Payment Methods

  • Export Process Overview
    • Identify Necessary External Service Providers (Build the Team)
    • Overview of a Freight Forwarder & Customs Broker
    • Overview of Export Compliance
  • Typical Export Documentation
    • Proforma Invoice
    • Commercial Invoices
    • Certificates-of-Origin
    • Shipper’s Export Declaration
    • Other Necessary Documents
  • International Methods of Payment
    • Open Account
    • Cash Against Documents
    • Letters of Credit

Export-Import Bank of the U.S.

  • How to use, when to use, how much does it cost, and what countries show signs of risk of payments

Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time: 12 – 1:30 PM
Location: Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC – 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100, Champaign, IL 61820

Free to attend – registration required to secure a spot. Limited space available. RSVP to carly@champaigncountyedc.org or call 217-378-8535. Lunch and materials will be provided.

To schedule an appointment with Ric Frantz and/or Michael Howard, available before or after the workshop, please email Kathie Cravens, SBDC International Trade Specialist, at kathie@cusbdc.org.

Venue

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC
1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Phone:
217-378-8535
Website:
http://www.cusbdc.org