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Growing Global 2016

Growing Global 2016 Growing Global is the St. Louis region’s premier event for the international business community. Foreign-direct investment takes center stage this year as Growing Global examines what it takes to attract and retain global investors. Hear from companies incorporating foreign-direct investment to grow locally, and see which new strategies have the greatest potential to boost our global commerce. […]

CCIT Session 7: All 6 Modules

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 7: All 6 Modules Module 1: Introduction to International Trade Instructor: Larry Taylor Date Monday, April 4, 2016 This course discusses theoretical concepts of international trade, such as mutually beneficial trade, the effects of protectionism, macroeconomic issues of balance of payments, the adjustments mechanism and the impact of economic […]

CCIT Session 7: Module 3 International Ocean & Air Transportation

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 7: Module 3 International Ocean & Air Transportation Instructor: Arijana Hoormann Date Monday, June 6, 2016 This course covers the issues of moving goods from one country to another within the terms of a sale agreement and without incurring unexpected expenses. Learn to securely and affordably transport products, choose […]

Global Cities Initiative – Export Plan Launch

SAVE THE DATE: Global Cities Initiative – Export Plan Launch Join World Trade Center St. Louis to celebrate the culmination of a year of research as we launch the region’s first integrated export plan, positioning St. Louis for high quality growth and competitiveness in the 21st century economy. When Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Where Frick […]

CCIT Session 7: Module 6 Customs Classification & Valuation

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 7: Module 6 Customs Classification & Valuation Instructor: David Forgue Date Tuesday, September 6, 2016 Failure to intelligently comply with Customs laws can result in excess duty payments, financials penalties and supply or delivery disruptions. This course discusses tariff classification rules and how indirect payments, royalties, freight and shipping […]

CCIT Session 7: Module 5 Export Control & Risk Management

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 7: Module 5 Export Control & Risk Management Instructor: Arijana Hoormann Date Monday, August 1, 2016 Various international agreements have established export control standards on specific categories of goods to ensure security and safety for nations, economies, environments and wildlife. This course provides an overview of recent global events […]

CCIT Session 7: Module 4 International Business Culture

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 7: Module 4 International Business Culture Instructor: Larry Taylor Date Tuesday, July 5, 2016 Today’s global business enterprise requires a fine-tuned awareness and understanding of culture. International collaborations have often failed because of cultural misunderstandings, miscommunications and missteps. This course will introduce you to the concept of culture and […]