What Exporters , Importers, Manufacturers, and Freight Forwarders need to Know!

Space is Limited!


The U.S. – Korea Free Trade Agreement is now in force and it's time to learn how your company can benefit! The District Export Council of Southern California, U.S. Commercial Service, KOTRA and the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea will present a half-day seminar about how companies can best leverage the agreement to their companies' advantage. Learn from U.S. Customs and Korea Customs officials as well as hear real world examples of how the U.S. - Korea Free Trade Agreement has affected American businesses.

AGENDA
Moderated by Mr. Guy Fox, Chairman, District Export Council of Southern California

08:30

Registration & Continental Breakfast

09:00

Welcome & Opening Remark

Consul General Shin, Consul General, Republic of Korea

Mr. Richard Swanson, Network Director, Department of Commerce

09:15

Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency
Mr. Park, Director General, KOTRA

09:40

KORUSFTA: Entering Korea Market Without Tariff
Mr. Indy Kim, Consul & Customs Attaché
Consulate General of the Republic of Korea

10:30

Break

10:45

Exporting to Korea
Mr. Rafael Patino, Commercial Officer
Department of Commerce

11:15

Free Trade Agreements
Sri Riyali, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

11:45

Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism
Bryant Van Buskirk, Supervisory Supply Chain Security Specialist
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

12:15

Lunch & Speaker
Jason Childs, VP Worldwide Sales & Marketing
Esterline Technologies Corporation

01:15

Program Concludes

VENUE:
Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
350 S Bixel Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

COST:
$65 per registrant (includes continental breakfast & lunch)

QUESTIONS:
Jason Sproule
(949) 660-7105
Jason.Sproule@trade.gov

Rafael Patino
(213) 894-8785
Rafael.Patino@trade.gov


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