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Export 101: Getting Ready to Export

PEI Workshops with Craft Alliance Atlantic

Presenter: Bernard Burton, Executive Director

Bernie has been involved in the Canadian craft industry now for over 32 years and has been involved in many aspects of the sector including: craft producer, retailer, administrator and volunteer. Over the past 12 years Bernard has done extensive research into the Licensing sector and has organized 10 educational missions to the Surtex Licensing trade show in New York. Craft Alliance has now developed an Art Licensing educational series it offers to artists interested in pursuing opportunities in licensing. Read Bernie’s Full BIO Here.

Export 101: Getting Ready to Export

 Have you been shipping your craft or artwork outside of Canada?  Are you aware of the rules and regulations with regards to Customs Clearance and Duties? Whether you are shipping large wholesale orders or one item to an Etsy client, this session has important information, you need to know. This session is a great introduction to Exporting. The session will focus on the requirements to become export ready and the logistics for export compliance for clearance of shipments outside of Canada. The session includes the Craft Alliance diagnostic online tools to determine whether your business is ready to export and what is required to become export ready. Topics will include; export diagnostic, product requirements, tariff codes, shipping logistics, paperwork and the general requirements for ease of doing business in the United States and other countries.

Please register for this Session at this Link

There is no cost to attend this session.