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A Practical USMCA Webinar by USCS and Michigan DECs


August 18, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm



District Export Council US Commercial Service Webinar

Join Us for a Practical USMCA Webinar by USCS and Michigan DECs

The new USMCA entered into force on July 1. Are you ready for all of the changes? Do you still have questions? Join us for this practical webinar!
Register to learn about the new certificate of origin requirements, updated preference criteria, increase in the de minimus amount, and much more. Make sure your company is prepared to determine your product’s eligibility under the new USMCA product specific rules of origin. Participants will also learn about the ways in which the USMCA modernizes critical provisions of NAFTA, including those related to digital trade and intellectual property rights. For the first time ever in a U.S. free trade agreement, the Agreement also includes a stand-alone chapter on SMEs.
NOTE: This seminar is structured for traffic managers, purchasing
managers, plant managers, shipping/receiving personnel,
compliance officers, ISO managers, sales managers/department
personnel, customer service managers, or anyone that wants to be
fully informed on the USMCA.

About the Trainer

Mike Allocca is President of Allocca Enterprises. He went through the executive MBA Program through the University at Albany in New York and worked as a freight forwarder for ten (10) years. In 2006 he started his own export/import compliance consulting company. Mike conducts over 100 on-site and public training seminars annually across the United States and the globe. He is a NASBITE Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) and a NASBITE Certified Trainer. He served on his local District Export Council (DEC) in Columbia, South Carolina for a four (4) year term. He also served four (4) years on the National District Export Council as Treasurer and Chair of the Outreach & Education Committee. He won the 2015 Presidential “E” Award winner for Export Services. Mike stays updated on export/import regulations by attending and/or hosting programs with the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security and Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals.
Please note: Registrations are nonrefundable.

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Deadline to Register is Aug. 17
Click Here to Register
Registration Fee: $50*
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST
Organized by:
• U.S. Commercial Service Great Lakes Network (Including CS Detroit, East Michigan, and Grand Rapids.)
• Michigan District Export Councils