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Image: CSCB and NEI logosUnderstand Commodity Composition Rules and FTA Eligibility

Type: In-class seminar
Name: Free Trade Agreements
Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018
Place: ABC Customs Brokers, 17637 1st Avenue, Surrey, BC
Presenter: April Collier
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm PT
Fee: $157 CAD plus GST (per attendee)

Are you the party responsible for signing the NAFTA Certificates of Origin at your company? Are you trying to figure out whether your goods are NAFTA eligible? Are the NAFTA Rules of Origin raising more questions than answers? If you thought yes to any of these questions then this seminar is for you. You will learn definitions specific to NAFTA, how to determine eligibility, how NAFTA works with non-resident importing, how to fill out a NAFTA certificate field by field, and more. If you are the party that signs this document, pay close attention to the disclaimer you are signing.

Topics Include

  • History of NAFTA
  • Certifications and definitions
  • Rules of origin
  • Non-resident importing
  • Eligibility options
  • Regional value content
  • Country of origin
  • Marking determination requirements
  • Post-entry claims
  • Post-entry amendments
  • Audit verifications
  • Case studies

Your Questions

  • What is NAFTA?
  • What is TPP?
  • What is CETA?
  • Are my goods eligible for NAFTA?
  • Are my goods duty free?
  • How do I claim NAFTA?
  • How to fill out a NAFTA Certificate?
  • How to calculate net cost?
  • What is a NAFTA verification?
  • My NAFTA was rejected now what?
  • How to apply for NAFTA?

Attendee Comments

 "Good understanding of FTAs and their impact. Valuation information was good."   - Peter Chivers, Manager Operations and Finance, Red Leaf Architectural Products Inc.

 "Very interesting speakers! Entertaining content."   - Ronald Lee, CEO, Eat Marketing

 "Well done. Educational and informative."   - Eric Petronio, Sales / Purchasing / Repairs, Murray Latta Progressive Machine Inc.

 "Nice balance of examples and facts. Examples (and questions) helped build understanding."   - Christopher Danton, Warehouse and Distribution Manager, Jackpot Digital Inc.

Who Should Attend

Owners, Managers, Supervisors, Coordinators and Logistics staff of companies:

  • Seeking duty relief eligibility
  • Under review by CBSA or CBP
  • Responsible for customs compliance
  • Involved in completing customs documentation

Have questions or comments about this course? 888.432.5403 or email us today.

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