Aug. 11  INDUSTRY INSIGHTS – TOY MANUFACTURING IN MEXICO  More

Aug. 11  GETTING GOODS TO MARKET: LOGISTICS  More

Aug. 12  INTERNATIONAL TRADE FINANCE: GETTING PAID  More

Aug. 15  INTERNATIONAL TRAFFIC IN ARMS REGULATIONS (ITAR)  More

Aug. 15  FINDING SECURITY: US-CHINA AG TRADE IN A CHANGING WORLD  More

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As a public service, the ITA/GC publishes a listing of international business events. The calendar is distributed to over 5,000 ITA/GC members and non-members. The Calendar is a collaborative effort among the International Trade Association of Greater Chicago (ITA/GC), the Illinois Trade Office (ITO) of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), and the Illinois District Export Council (IDEC) on behalf of The U.S. Export Assistance Center/Chicago (USEAC). Inclusion of an event does not imply endorsement by any of the sponsoring organizations.

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Aug. 11  INDUSTRY INSIGHTS – TOY MANUFACTURING IN MEXICO

Webinar, sponsored by the ICTI Ethical Toy Program and the U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Chapter, will discuss the business opportunities & challenges of manufacturing or reshoring production to Mexico for the Toy industry. 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. CDT. No fee; advance registration required.

For information & registration, please see:
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5815978229881222927?source=U.S.-Mexico+Chamber+of+Commerce.

Aug. 11  GETTING GOODS TO MARKET: LOGISTICS

Webinar, sponsored by the Oregon District Export Council and the U.S. Commercial Service, will address the current state of affairs in the international transport of goods: Understanding bottlenecks (labor/space/equipment shortages, longshoreman contracts); Managing shipping costs/timelines; Preparing for the “new normal” in global supply chains. 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. CDT. No fee; advance registration required.

For information & registration, please see:
https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ejaduvu19a4319df&oseq=&c=&ch=.

Aug. 12  INTERNATIONAL TRADE FINANCE: GETTING PAID

Webinar, sponsored by the World Trade Research Institute, will describe the range of payment methods used in international transactions to reduce risk. 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. CDT. Fee: $65.

For information & registration, please see:
https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ejb7bn3ef5365e37&oseq=&c=&ch=.




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