Welcome to LLUSCBA


Upcoming events

    • 04/25/2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • De La Garza Bldg at LCC
    Register
    We have our monthly regular members meeting

    We will be:

    • Having a brief presentation 
    • Discussing new issues with CBP
    • Breakfast will be served

    If you want to learn more, please visit contact Administrative Assistant 


    • 04/26/2018
    • 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM
    • LCC, De La Garza Bldg., ITIA Room 101


    The Laredo Licensed U.S. Customs Brokers Association invites you to attend the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Office of Trade Relations for a Small Business Industry Trade Day on Thursday, April 26, 2018 


     



    Deputy Executive Director Valarie M. Neuhart

    Office of Trade Relations,
    Office of the Commissioner,
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection

     

    In an effort to increase awareness of its programs and policies, Deputy Executive Director Valarie Neuhart, will lead discussions on CBP’s trade facilitation and enforcement related to imports, exports and the global supply chain as it directly impacts the small business community.  

    Discussions include:

    • CBP’s role in trade imports, automation and partnership
    • What you need to know & what you should avoid when importing into the U.S.
    • What is a Brokers role in imports and how they can help
    • Resources available to Small Businesses

    To attend you must register online using the following link: https://apps.cbp.gov/te_reg/index.asp?w=128  by close of business, April 25, 2018.  You will receive a confirmation email with further details regarding the meeting. If for some reason you need to cancel your registration, please use the following link: https://apps.cbp.gov/te_reg/cancel.asp?w=128

    AGENDA

    8:15am Registration
    8:30am - 8:40am Welcome and Introductions
    Valarie M. Neuhart
    8:40am - 10:00am

    CBP’s Role in Trade Imports and Exports

    Topics/Panelists:

    • CBP 101: Valarie M. Neuhart
    • Cargo Release Process:
      Bonds
    • Post Release Process:
      Payments
    • Partnership and Automation:

    Moderator: Valarie M. Neuhart

    10:15am - 10:30am Break and Networking
    10:30am - 12:00pm

    What you need to know & what you should avoid when importing into the U.S.

    Topics/Panelists:

    • Enforcement and Compliance:
    • Partner Government Agencies:
    • Free Trade Agreements Requirements:

    Moderator: Valarie M. Neuhart

    12:00pm - 1:15pm Lunch – On Your Own
    1:15pm – 2:30pm

    Resources and Opportunities for Small Businesses

    Topics/Panelists:

    • Small Business Regulatory Fairness Act (SBREFA):
    • Small Business Development Center (SBDC):
    • Small Business International Trade Center:
    • Small Business Contracting with the Government:
    2:30pm – 2:45pm Break and Networking
    2:45pm – 4:15pm

    What is a Brokers Role and How They Can Help

    Topics/Panelists:

    • Role of the Broker:
    • What Every Importer Should Know Before They Import:
    • The Movement of Cargo:
    Moderator: Valarie M. Neuhart
    4:15pm – 4:30pm Close Out and Evaluations
     



    No Charge, open to the public

    Limited Seating, reserve now!

       

    5 CCS Points have been approved


    • 05/02/2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • De La Garza Bldg at LCC Campus
    Registration is closed
    • Please make plans to attend our monthly meeting with CBP
    • Coffee, soft drinks and pastries will be served
    Meeting will start at 8:30 a.m., please be on time



    • 05/07/2018
    • 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    • LCC, De La Garza Bldg., ITIA Room 101
    • 85
    Register

    What role do Customs Brokers have?

    Selina M. Mata

    Consumer Safety Officer
    Division of Import Operations
    Office of Regulatory Affairs
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration

    FDA Consumer Safety Officer will present and discuss FSVP and VQIP - requirements. 

    Importers of record are responsible for providing the correct information to the customs broker for submission to FDA, learn how to make sure the information you receive is complaint and minimize your liability.

    How the new FDA regulations about FSVP, VQIP apply to international trade and to the broker so you may protect your business.

    Laredo Community College-De La Garza Bldg. Room 101

    8:30AM - 12:00PM

    Cost: $50.00 for LLUSCBA Members or $160.00 for Non Members

    CCS points have been applied for

    Seminar Agenda

    8:30 AM Registration

    9:00 AM Welcome

    9:05 AM Selina Mata FDA Consumer Safety Officer

    • Holistic View of FSMA
    • Overview of the FSVP Regulations

    10:15-10:30 am Break

    10:30 am

    • Compliance Consequences
    • FDA Inspection Approach
    • Priorities of the FDA’s Office of Regulatory Affairs in FY2018

    11:30 am

    • Questions
    • 05/23/2018
    • 9:00 AM
    • LLUSCBA Board Room at LCC Campus
    Registration is closed

    We have ourboard member's meeting

    We will be:

    • Approving minutes
    • Discussing new issues with CBP
    • Breakfast tacos will be served

    If you need more information please contact Administrative Assistant at 956-307-3400

    • 05/30/2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • De La Garza Bldg at LCC
    Registration is closed
    We have our monthly regular members meeting

    We will be:

    • Having a brief presentation 
    • Discussing new issues with CBP
    • Breakfast Buffet will be served

    If you want to learn more, please visit contact Administrative Assistant 


    • 06/06/2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • De La Garza Bldg at LCC Campus
    Registration is closed
    • Please make plans to attend our monthly meeting with CBP
    • Coffee, soft drinks and pastries will be served
    Meeting will start at 8:30 a.m., please be on time



    • 06/20/2018
    • 9:00 AM
    • LLUSCBA Board Room at LCC Campus
    Registration is closed

    We have ourboard member's meeting

    We will be:

    • Approving minutes
    • Discussing new issues with CBP
    • Breakfast tacos will be served

    If you need more information please contact Administrative Assistant at 956-307-3400

    • 06/27/2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • De La Garza Bldg at LCC
    Registration is closed
    We have our monthly regular members meeting

    We will be:

    • Having a brief presentation 
    • Discussing new issues with CBP
    • Breakfast Buffet will be served

    If you want to learn more, please visit contact Administrative Assistant 


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