April 10, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Registation/breakfast begins at 8:00, program at 8:30

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One World Trade Center
Lobby Level Training Room
121 SW Salmon St.
Portland, Oregon 97204

Event Cost

~ take advantage of Early Bird registration rate!

By March 2:  $115 per person 
After March 2:  $150 per participant

Registration closes March 30, 5:00 pm PST. 

Continental breakfast, lunch, workshop binder

Cancellations and Substitutions
Full refunds are available if cancellation is made 48 hours in advance of the event. Participant substitutions are permitted. 



Kellie Holloway Jarman 
U.S. Commercial Service - Portland 
2018 International Shipping Documentation Workshop


The 2019 EXPORT COMPLIANCE Workshop for ALL Exporters can be accessed here:  


Last Year's 2018 Program Overview: 

This full-day workshop is packed full of practical, immediately useful guidance and best practices to ensure proper and efficient export shipping documentation compliance. Benefit from step-by-step review of documents, their completion, and required record keeping. Presented by Mike Allocca, one of the nation's leading experts on export compliance and shipping documentation -- back by popular demand!  

An excellent refresher for logistics and shipping professionals, ideal for new hires or employees with new responsibilities in the area of logistics, shipping, and compliance. Get the information and training you need to keep your company and international shipments on track!

International Documentation for Exporters
Tuesday, April 10th, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Topics covered include:

  • Learn how to correctly complete Commercial invoices, Packing Lists, General/Generic US Certificates of Origin and all fields on the EEI.
  • How to minimize delays in Customs by having all of the information the first time.
  • Why you should be using a Destination Control Statement on all of your invoices both domestic & international.
  • Essential due diligence and lists to check on denied parties and sanctioned countries to stay compliant
  • Understand which countries still require a wood fumigation certificate. 
  • What does legalization of documentation mean, and which countries have this requirement.
  • How to complete Free Trade Agreement Certificates of Origin, common errors, when you should/shouldn’t fill one out.
  • Review additional documents that can be used to reduce delays, eliminate demurrage and shorten your product delivery cycle.

This full day training is eligible for (6) NASBITE-CGBP Re-Certification CEU's.

Register Now!

Registration link: http://conta.cc/2rYz8rk

Act soon - this training SOLD OUT last year. Seating is limited on a first to register basis.


Mike Allocca, professional export education instructor, President of Allocca Enterprises, and past Chair of the National District Export Council's Outreach and Education Committee. 

Based on the overwhelmingly positive feedback, we are pleased to bring Mr. Allocca's expertise back to the local business community.  With some 20-years of freight forwarding, customs brokerage and compliance experience, you will find his practical instruction immediately beneficial to your daily work, and his presentaiton style engaging.  Biography and additional information at www.alloccaenterprises.com.

Training made possible with the support of Business Oregon

Thank You!