Find New Markets Hosts First Trade Workshop with USC Upstate, JCBE

April 13, 2016 at 9:34 am

Find New Markets will hold its first trade workshop of the year in partnership with the University of South Carolina Upstate and the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics.

The workshop “Find New Markets’ Trade Essential Series — Import/Export 101” will be held from 9:15 a.m. – 12:3o p.m. Tuesday, May 3 at the George, 160 E. St. John St., Spartanburg.

Register now.

Find New Markets has an excellent set of speakers in the key aspects of international trade. This is a great opportunity to learn the essentials of importing, exporting, logistics, financing and the most current information about trade regulations for importers and exporters.

There are tremendous opportunities for South Carolina companies in international trade. Current and future importers/exporters in the upstate are encouraged to attend and help their company become successful in international markets.

Topics and Presenters:

  • Export Essentials:  Shannon Christenbury, Director, Greenville U.S. Export Assistance Center/U.S. Commercial Service
  • Finance/ Partners/Sources for International Trade:  Dan Holt, International Finance Specialist, US Small Business Administration
  • US Customs/ Compliance – Current Direction of the Trade/Trade Transformation: Dereck McKenny /Hans Hilgenstock : Kuehne+ Nagel