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Webinar: Part II. Importing into the USA

Pacific Customs Brokers is hosting part 2 of its webinar series Importing into the USA. This 45 minute session delves further into the topics previously covered in the webinar Basics of Importing into the USA, part 1. It is recommended you attend part 1 of this series before joining part 2. In this session, we will cover several international shipping must-knows such as: classification, duty assessment, benefits of free trade agreements, importer security filing and ACE eManifest. We will also expand on compliance, accurate Customs documentation completion, and possible risks of non-compliance. At the end of the session, we will allow time for questions and answers.


Breanna Leininger

Licensed Customs Broker and Certified Customs Specialist with Pacific Customs Brokers (USA)

Topics Covered:

  • Parties involved
  • Role of the importer
  • Non-resident importers
  • Benefits of hiring a customs broker
  • Methods of valuation
  • Entry types
  • ACE eManifest requirements
  • Common Customs Commercial Invoice errors
  • Classification, duty assessment and rulings
  • Benefits of free trade agreements
  • Importer security filing
  • Consequences of non-compliance

Date and Time:

Thursday, January 23, 2014

9:00 am PST (12:00 pm EST)

Cost: $55 CAD (plus tax)


Complete the registration form and email or fax to:

Phone 604.538.1566
Toll Free 888.538.1566
Fax 604.531.3120

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, January 21, 2014