A variety of webinars on international trade topics have been archived below for your convenience. You must be a client of the Alabama International Trade Center / Alabama SBDC / Alabama PTAC to access these recordings; registration is available at the links below. Data presented in these webinars was current at the time of recording; viewers are encouraged to engage an AITC International Trade Specialist to determine if any updates are available.
^ Recorded August 2022 The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) in Alabama hosted a two-part webinar that provided a brief introduction to exporting. : – Export Readiness for New Exporters, Developing a Export Business Plan, Trade Resources Available to Help, Finding Foreign Market Opportunities, Choosing the Best Market Entry Approach, Agents and Distributors, International Logistics and Shipping, Trade Documentation, Export Regulations and Compliance, Export Pricing and Methods of Payment Part 1 : Making the Shipment, Getting Paid/Financing Part 2
^ Recorded August 2022. GDPR gives every European Union Citizen the right to know how their personal data is being used, stored, protected, transferred, and deleted. No matter your location, GDPR will apply if your organization sells its goods or services directly to individuals in the EU or is ‘tracking’ them for analytics or advertising purposes. This means that US companies that are doing any business in the UK, EU, or have UK/EU residents visiting their sites (website, social, etc.), must comply.
^ Recorded May 2022 Presented in conjunction with BIO Alabama, this webinar includes a discussion of financing options for BioTech companies in Alabama.
^ Recorded April 2022 Presentation by EXIM Bank, SBA, and an EXIM Bank Small Business Success Story highlighting Global Growth Strategies for Business. Specifically geared towards government contractors and under-represented businesses.
^ Recorded April 2022 Learn how ATA Carnets can help grow your international business and save substantial expense on your temporary exports and imports.
^ Recorded February 2020 Learn exporters can use the Interest-Charge Domestic International Sales Corporation (IC-DISC) to minimize taxes and grow export sales. Featuring Michael Beringer, CPA with Warren Averett.
^ Recorded January 2022 The UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) marking is a new UK product marking that is used for goods being placed on the market in Great Britain, and covers most goods which previously required the CE marking.
^ Recorded January 2022 Discussion of ITAR/EAR Data Export Controls and overlap with CMMC.
^ Recorded December 2021 Learn how you can optimize your existing cross border B2B/B2C processes and grow sales via global ecommerce. Presented in conjunction with UPS and Zonos.
^ Recorded August 2021 Classification codes for import and export shipments: Schedule B, HTS
^ Recorded July 2021 Shipping Hazardous Materials Internationally – Emergency Response Compliance
^ Recorded May 2021 Basics of Export Compliance
^ Recorded January 20, 2021 BioTech Webinar: When to Pursue International Markets
^ Recorded December 10, 2020 CE Marking for Exports to Europe
^ Recorded October 14, 2020 Supply Chains & Risk Mitigation for Importers
^ Recorded September 9, 2020
Recorded June 23, 2020
Recorded June 5, 2020 INCOTerms 2020