E-commerce offers tremendous opportunities. Mastering the logistics, customs and regulatory aspects are essential to success. Alberta agriculture and agri-food companies are invited to register for this online event, taking place Tuesday, February 16, 2021.

Participants will learn from an import-export consultant about:

  • the basic documentation requirements of exporting overseas
  • the basic components of customs compliance
  • who arranges and pays for freight, customs and similar costs
  • managing taxes at destination
  • packaging and labelling
  • the different modes of transport and choosing a carrier
  • handling returns
  • marketplaces, fulfillment centres and 3PL’s

Register for What You Need to Know about E-Commerce: Logistics, Customs, Regulations.

Contact

For more information about this workshop, connect with Evan Buie, international initiatives officer with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Email: [email protected]

For media inquiries about this article, call Alberta Agriculture and Forestry's media line:
Phone: 780-422-1005