Trade center to hold seminar


BANGOR – The Maine International Trade Center will present the Essentials of Exporting from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at the Challenger Learning Center in Bangor.

The seminar is a key opportunity for companies that are just beginning to export or for new staff at companies that currently export.

Topics to be covered include Incoterms, common international terms of payment, export documentation, logistics options and available export finance programs. This top-to-bottom review includes all the key components of arranging export shipments, including the importance of proper export documentation, how to ensure you get paid and how to avoid the pitfalls of exporting.

The cost to attend is $30 for MITC members and $60 for nonmembers. State legislators may attend free of charge.

For more information or to register, contact Ashleigh Arledge at (207) 541-7455 or [email protected]