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Exporting and Importing for Profit

  • 30 Oct 2014
  • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 12745 SW Beaverdam Road, Beaverton, OR 97005


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Are you new to exporting / importing or would like to increase your effectiveness with markets abroad?

Do you have a product that can be exported or imported and need help to complete a successful export and/or import transactions?

This seminar will provide good understanding of the knowledge needed to jumpstart your export or import business. Can also serve as a refresher for seasoned exporters and importers.

Why you should attend:
  • Learn the four essentials for export and import success
  • Understand the export and import transaction process
  • Identify documents required for exporting and importing
  • Learn options you have to get paid and pay your supplier
  • Price your product, distribution options and Incoterms- 2010
  • Identify buyers and suppliers online (trade leads)
  • Locate export and import resources and help available
This seminar will benefit:
  • Entrepreneurs, small and medium size companies
  • Those with a product suitable for exporting and/or importing but no previous experiences
  • Those with some exporting/importing experiences including managers and supervisors (good refresher!)
  • Professional organizations - trade and industry associations, government business development agencies, non-profit international organizations, Chambers of Commerce.
About the presenter:
Tekle Sebhatu, Ph.D., M.B.A.
A Certified Online Instructor (COI) and Principal of STC International with over over 20 years of domestic and international business experience. Dr. Sebhatu started as an entrepreneur has consulted and trained Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) for the Bay Area World Trade Center, BAYTRADE (an export promotion organization) and for the Small Business Development Center/Center for International Trade Development in the greater San Francisco, Bay Area. For more info, visit

Hope to see you there!
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