Topic: Foreign Tariffs and Regulations

United States Trade Representative Michael Froman presents opening remarks on U.S. exports and free trade agreements at the 2015 Virginia Conference on World Trade in Norfolk, Virginia.

In this Export Training Seminar, Lisa DuBrock of Radian Compliance discusses ISO certification in the international contracting landscape.

OFAC

In this Going Global Tutorial, Jennifer Huber of Fluet Huber and Hoang discusses Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).

Foreign Trade Barriers

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A trade barrier is a government-imposed restriction on the international exchange of goods or services. Barriers to trade are often called “protection” because their stated purpose is to shield or advance particular industries or segments of an economy. When a country feels another country is “dumping” products into their market unfairly, it can impost import… Read more

Retail Consumer Products Russia

When exports market their products overseas, the products they want to export need to meet foreign product standards. Standards provide consistency for characteristics, guidelines, and specifications for products, services, and processes. The use of standards helps to make the industry more efficient and effective, and helps to break down barriers to international trade. International standards… Read more

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Learn how to navigate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and make your company more competitive! Livingston International, a North American industry leader in customs brokerage, freight forwarding, and global trade management, will present a webinar on the intricacies of NAFTA and how Virginia companies can participate in the Free Trade Agreement. Presenters Liz… Read more