Maximizing the benefit of our Free Trade Agreements when sourcing products overseas

This seminar is geared to decision-makers of companies wanting to take full advantage of our Free Trade Agreements when sourcing products globally.

This seminar will cover:

  • Existing FTA’s (with the U.S., Mexico and 13 other countries)
  • How do they work
  • The rules of origin
  • The documentation required
  • The responsibilities of the Canadian importer
  • How to avoid penalties and non-conformities
  • What to expect from upcoming FTA’s (CETA and TPP) and when

Speaker Bio: Christian Sivière

Following an international freight forwarding career of over 30 years in Europe and in Canada, Christian Sivière started an import-export consultancy in May 2010: Solimpex. Solimpex is principally active in two areas: – consulting to help SME’s grow internationally – training on topics related to international trade, such as logistics, international trading terms and customs compliance.

A CPMT accredited trainer (Québec designation), Christian lectures at Collège Marie-Victorin in Montréal, for the Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association in Toronto and gives seminars and webinars for other trade organizations. He is a member of the Québec Exporters and Manufacturers Association, the Supply Chain Management Association of Canada, the Belgium-Québec Business Circle, the Canadian German Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Canada, the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Canada and the Hong-Kong Canada Business Association.

 

2017-09-12 10:00:00 2017-09-12 12:00:00 America/Toronto Maximizing the benefit of our Free Trade Agreements when sourcing products overseas This seminar is geared to decision-makers of companies wanting to take full advantage of our Free Trade Agreements when sourcing products globally. This seminar will cover: Existing FTA’s (with the U.S., Mexico and 13 other countries) How do they work The rules of origin The documentation required The responsibilities of the Canadian importer How to […] 80 Aberdeen Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3T2
Details Posted in: Invest Ottawa Events Date: Tuesday Sep 12, 2017 Time: 10:00am-12:00pm Cost: Free Venue: 80 Aberdeen Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3T2