Florida Export Series, February 2013
Attention Small Businesses: No business is too small to go global.
Florida is the nation’s fourth-largest export state. More than 95 percent of its exporters are small and medium-sized enterprises. Like to go global, but not sure how to get there? Let the SBDC’s three-part Florida Export Series be your guide. We’ll put you on the right path toward international growth and expansion.
3 Part Florida Export Series
#1 INTRO TO INTERNATIONAL TRADE
Topics include: export readiness, market selection and research, payment methods and financing.
#2 DEALING WITH YOUR EXPORT MARKET
A short course in international business culture. Topics include: understanding
cultural differences, customary etiquette, protocol, communication across cultures, gift giving, and dealing with interpreters.
#3 EXPORT DOCUMENTATION AND COMPLIANCE
Topics include: harmonized codes, free trade agreements, licensing and compliance with US government agencies, export documentation and INCOTERMS.
3-part Florida Export Series
Dates: Modules run Feb. 14, 21 and 28 from 1-4 p.m.
Price: $95, includes 3 modules, 3 textbooks and valuable handouts. * Individual
modules not available
Location: Small Business Development Center at USF Tampa Port Authority
Building, 1101Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602. Complimentary parking
Questions? Contact Luanne Millard at 813-905-5828.