World Trade Center Miami and U.S. Customs and Border Protection host “International Trade Day” durin
Featuring workshops designed to inform importers on the latest rules and regulations and a business assistance area with 20 regulatory agencies and business organizations.
MIAMI, FL - International Trade Day will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Port Miami 1265 N. Cruise Blvd, Terminal E 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. World Trade Center Miami and U.S. Customs and Border Protection have organized 8 workshops designed to inform importers and exporters on the latest rules and regulations. Speakers include CBP’s top specialists and leading officials from various regulatory agencies.
Below is a list of workshops:
Import Requirements for Agriculture Products
Plant Inspection Station and Live Propagative Plants
Import and Export Activities for Live Animals
Overview of United States Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) Office of Law Enforcement
BP HQs - Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT)
Antidumping and Countervailing Duty (AD/CVD) What Every Importer Should Know
Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Import Operations: How FDA Regulates Imported Products
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) –What The Trade Needs To Know
International Trade Day will also feature a business assistance area with 20 regulatory agencies and business organizations offering assistance to participants and answering your questions!
Federal agencies participating during International Trade Day at Port Miami include:
United States Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
Consumer Product Safety Division
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Federal Maritime Commission
Entrance is free and registration is required. To register for International Trade Day visit http://mwtw.org.
Miami World Trade Week, May 21-25, 2018, is organized by a committee of over 20 organizations in Greater Miami who work together to showcase the importance of international trade, logistics, services and port operations to the South Florida economy. The committee uses its collective expertise to increase two-way trade for the region. The Committee developed a series of events designed to assist small and medium size companies to enter the international trade arena, expand their business and identify new clients. The ultimate objective is to promote Miami and Florida as the “Trade & Logistics Hub of the Americas”.