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Announcing Export Seminars for Businesses

“Export Documentation & Procedures” will provide a comprehensive understanding of the commercial documentation required for an international transaction. It will also provide an understanding of who is responsible for filing the Electronic Export Information (EEI) through the Automated Export System (AES). The cost to attend this session is $55 per person.

“U.S. Free Trade Agreements” will offer an overview of current and proposed Free Trade Agreements and how businesses can use them to their advantage. Participants will learn how to determine the right preference criteria for their products, receive preferential duty treatment for exports, employ Regional Value Content to determine eligibility and more. The cost to attend this half day session is $20 per person.

Participants may register for a single seminar or save when registering for both for only $70. The deadline to register is Wednesday, November 9, 2016. Registration information can be found on NEPA’s website or by contacting NEPA’s International Business Development Manager, Deborah Phillips, at 570-655-5581 or 866-758-1929 or

These seminars are sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Economic Adjustment and the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development through the Northeastern Pennsylvania Defense Transition Partnership.

The NEPA Alliance, a regional community and economic development agency, serves the seven counties of Northeastern Pennsylvania including Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne. NEPAAlliance services include Business Financing, Government Contracting Assistance, International Trade Assistance, Non Profit Assistance, Transportation Planning, Research and Information, and Local Government Services. For more information about NEPA Alliance visit or call 866-758-1929. “This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”

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