Expand to New Markets with Small Business International Shipping

by SCORE


Date and Time

Thursday February 25th 2021
Starting @ 12:00 pm

Location

Virtual

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Description

Many small-business owners want to speed up growth by selling and shipping to international customers, but don’t know where to start. Navigating the many processes and requirements may seem overwhelming, but with the right guidance, international shipping can be simpler than you might think. In this webinar, Stephen Smith, FedEx Marketing Director, discusses how to prepare for shipping internationally. You’ll learn about: How to choose and use International solutions, services, and resources The basics of customs brokerage and clearance activities Getting a rate, filling out documents, finding codes/customs documents/duties & taxes Overcoming common obstacles and preventing delays Presented by Stephen L. Smith Stephen Smith is Marketing Director for FedEx Services, supporting FedEx Logistics (Supply Chain, Freight Forwarding and Customs Brokerage), Sensor Based Logistics and the enterprise Healthcare vertical. During his 16-year FedEx career, he has gained a deep understanding of international shipping as Marketing Manager for FedEx International Deferred and Express products and roles on several international marketing teams. Stephen has experience supporting multiple small businesses including his father’s 35-year air conditioning and heating company, and his wife Elizabeth’s small animal veterinary practice. Register: https://www.score.org/event/expand-to-new-markets-with-small-business-international-shipping


About SCORE

SCORE is the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, with more than 10,000 volunteers in 300 chapters.