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Foreign-Trade Zones: Your Global Competitive Advantage

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Embassy Suites Cleveland - Rockside

5800 Rockside Woods Boulevard North

Independence, OH 44131

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Learn How to Mitigate the Impact of Tariffs in Your Manufacturing and Distribution Costs!

In today’s current trade environment, tariffs for many products have increased and may continue to increase. This seminar will help you understand the opportunity to defer, reduce or eliminate those tariffs through participation in the Foreign-Trade Zones Program. Now more than ever, this program can help you increase your global competitiveness and realize significant savings.

As grantees of Northeast Ohio's Foreign-Trade Zones 40 and 181, NEOTEC and the Port of Cleveland invite you to join us at this important half-day seminar.

AGENDA
On the agenda are several foreign-trade zone experts providing insight into how the FTZ program works, specific steps needed to realize savings from the program, the application and activation processes, and compliance requirements. Topics include:

  • Who can benefit

  • How to set up an FTZ in YOUR facility

  • Timeline and regulatory requirements

  • Security measures

  • Section 232 duties and Foreign-Trade Zones

  • Quotas – Exemptions through FTZ

  • No-wait benefits

SPEAKERS

Robert Stein, VP, Mohawk Global Trade Advisors, North Syracuse, NY - FTZ Activation Process and Tariff Implications

Andrew Thomas, Customs Officer, U.S. Customs & Border Protection, Cleveland Port of Entry - CBP Procedures and Updates Related to New Tariffs

Kenton Grimes, Business Development Manager, Ohio Valley Region, Mohawk Global Logistics - FTZ Filing Requirements and Admission Procedures

Ron DeBarr, Executive in Residence, NEOTEC - Welcome and FTZ Overview

John Senese, President/CEO, NEOTEC - FTZ Benefits and Examples



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FEE: $60 including Continental breakfast

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5800 Rockside Woods Boulevard North

Independence, OH 44131

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