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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, LCB, CCS
Licensed Customs Broker and Certified Customs Specialist with 10 years' experience in the import/export industry. Breanna is the Trade Compliance Supervisor with Pacific Customs Brokers (USA).

Topics Include:

  • 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, October 16, 2014

10:00 am PDT (1:00 pm EDT)

Registration Information:

Fee: The cost of the Part II. Importing into the USA webinar is $55 CAD plus tax.

How to Register:

Submit the completed registration via email or fax with your payment information to:

Fax: 604.531.3120

Contact Information:

Trade Compliance Education Team
Phone 888.538.1566

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
*24 hour cancellation notice is appreciated