Export Trade Forum

NEC Small Business Development Center at Butte College, Global Trade & Logistics – FAR North, DSN Small Business, Shasta College, and Norther California-Sacramento Regional Center for International Trade Development presents:

Export Trade Forum: How to Successfully Export Your Products Globally.


Date & Time:

Thursday, May 26th, 2016; 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM


NEC SBDC at Butte College, 2480 Notre Dame Blvd., Chico, CA. 95928


$50 per person pre-paid; $60 per person at the door

To Register, click here.

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This forum is jammed packed with international trade opportunities. You will learn how to:

  • Successfully access the global marketplace to grow your business
  • Best sales opportunities
  • Identify financing programs to fund new opportunities
  • Export financing
  • What letters of credits are and how and when to use them
  • Various types of credits
  • Commercial terms
  • Insuring against possible risks
  • Addressing foreign currencies and exchange rates
  • How to properly ship products and get paid
  • Federal and state programs available to support your export endeavors
  • Where growth markets are
  • The prospects for growth and stability at a “new to export” business
  • What is happening globally including: Greece, the European Community, Japan, China, Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East
  • Expert panel will follow for questions and answers