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Melba C. Gasque
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Going Global Workshop Series to educate businesses on import and export expansion

MIAMI (May 24, 2016)

The Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources will host its first of a series of free workshops on Wednesday, May 25, to provide information on opportunities for south Miami-Dade businesses interested in expanding their import and export operations.   Participants will hear from public- and private-sector industry experts that will share information related to effective tools on how to access international markets, best prospects, legal aspects and available trade financing.  The workshop will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. at the South Dade Regional Library. This workshop will be offered in various locations across the County.

Workshop agenda topics include:  strategies for global expansion; selecting foreign markets; cultural and legal considerations; export documentation, shipping, and logistics; terms of sales; payment methods, trade financing; risk assessment and risk management; education and training; and regulatory compliance. 

For more information, please contact the Economic Development and International Trade Unit at 305-375-1510. Participants can register online.

Who:
The Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources’ Economic Development and International Trade Unit
What:
Going Global Workshop
When:
May 25, 2016 — 04:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m.
Where:
South Dade Regional Library – Auditorium, 10750 SW 211 Street, Miami, FL 33189