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Logistics & Law of Importing Into the U.S.

Execution of an import strategy is the lynchpin of any company's overall supply chain success. Whether you are an importer or work as a customs broker, knowledge of the inbound transportation process and the regulations of U.S. Customs & Border Protection are essential to your success.

Prepared by TFI's on-staff licensed customs brokers, Logistics & Law of Importing Into the U.S. takes a multi-functional approach to preparing import agents, buyers, logisticians and cost accountants for the rigors of the import discipline. Available in webinar, on-line and classroom format, this module features 100 slides that are rife with documentary examples, exercises in classification & valuation, sample customs entries and real-life situations. Customs brokers and importers alike will benefit from the following content:

  • Introduction to Incoterms
  • Derivation of landed costs
  • The Harmonized Tariff System of the U.S.
  • U.S. Customs Regulations
  • C-TPAT
  • Classification & Valuation
  • The Customs entry process
  • Documentation requirements
  • The role of the Customs Broker
  • Importer Security Filing 10+2