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Canadian Importing for Beginners Webinar Series

Learn the Basics of Importing into Canada

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Event type:
Online webinar series
Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Place: Online from any computer or mobile device
Presenter: Mandy Miles
Note: Attendees may register for any one or both sessions in the series

Part 1
 7:00 am - 8:00 am Pacific Time
  Fee: Complimentary

Part 2
  Time: 8:15 am - 9:15 am Pacific Time
  Fee: $57 CAD plus GST (per attendee)


These 60-minute webinars will provide an efficient and comprehensive introduction to the importing process into Canada. We will cover the parties involved in the supply chain, basic compliance considerations prior to importing, common entry types, free trade agreement eligibility, a brief overview of how to accurately complete documentation, monetary penalties and more.

Topics Include

Part 1

  • Parties involved
  • Considerations prior to importing
  • Tariff classification and its impact
  • Free trade agreements
  • The customs release process
  • Entry types
  • Documentation requirements
  • Methods of valuation
  • Risks of non-compliance

Part 2

  • Review/expand on Part 1
  • Non-resident importing
  • Tariff classification
  • PST / GST / HST
  • Excise tax
  • ACI eManifest
  • Customs audits and examinations
  • AMPS

Who Should Attend

Logistics staff of:

  • Companies considering importing
  • Companies recently started importing
  • Companies importing with new staff
  • Anyone involved in the import process

Additional Resources

Have questions or comments about this course? Call 888.538.1566 or email us today.

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