Foreign-Trade Zone 101: Show Me the Money

Foreign-Trade Zone 101: Show Me the Money

Are you an importer? Do you pay customs duty? Would you like to defer, reduce or eliminate that duty? If so, join us to learn the benefits of the Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) program, how it can help your business and how you can get started, as well as, everything you need to know to grow your business through an FTZ. The FTZ program is available to United States-based companies and can be established at your warehouse/distribution center or manufacturing facility.

Participants will get an introduction to the U.S. FTZ program as well as learn about:

  • Warehouse/distribution benefits
  • Opportunities for 3PLs
  • MPF savings for distributors
  • Savings for exporters
  • Inverted tariff savings for manufacturers
  • Demonstrating the value of your FTZ
  • The application process
  • Program costs
  • Supply chain impact
  • Electronic filing options
  • Latest program developments

This program is free of charge, but registration is required. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact Antwone Smoak for more information.

Date: Thursday, November 3
Venue: World Trade Center Savannah
Address: 906 Drayton Street
Savannah, GA 31401
Time: 2 - 5 p.m.
Price: $0.00