Ohio DEC - A Gateway for Ohio Companies and Export Businesses

The Ohio District Export Councils created this website to give export companies an all-inclusive resource for international trade events in the Ohio and Northern Kentucky regions. This calendar contains training opportunities, geo-political events, and networking opportunities for not only Ohio companies, but those in the Northern Kentucky region, as well. We welcome you to our website and encourage your participation in the listed events.

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Documentation for Export Compliance Seminar

Event Start Date: 2/15/2018 7:30 AM

Event End Date: 2/15/2018 12:00 PM

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Breakfast to be provided

Paradigm Center - Mentor Schools

6465 Center Street

Mentor, Ohio 44060

Proper export documentation is imperative to the success of a solid export program. The lack or inaccuracy of required documentation can lead to cargo delays, unexpected expenses and penalties. This seminar will provide an understanding of documentary and regulatory requirements and recommendations pertaining to common export documents, transportation documents, export compliance documents, certificates of origin, other certificates for shipments of specific goods, other export-related documents.


This hands-on seminar is intended to develop a working knowledge of export documentation for export transactions and related activities including export licenses/applications and required supporting forms, certifications and other information, export shipping, item classification, customer screening and required recordkeeping.



Edward O. Patton, Attorney At Law

Mansour Gavin LPA

Mercedes Sanchez-Moore
City of Mentor
International Trade Manager



Mentor Companies $75.00

Non-Mentor Companies $90.00
Registration Deadline: Monday, February 12th

Cancellations received after February 12, 2018 and all no shows will not be refunded. Attendees can register online at www.mentormeansbusiness.com.


For additional information on this seminar as well as other services and programs offered by the Mentor International Trade Initiative, please contact Mercedes Sanchez-Moore, PhD, MBA, International Trade Manager, Department of Economic & Community Development at OFFICE (440) 205-3743; MOBILE (614) 886-2461 or sanchez@cityofmentor.com.


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Each DEC has approximately 30 members, at least half of whom are exporters. Members also include export trading or management company representatives; bankers; international lawyers and accountants; freight forwarders; and others whose profession supports the U.S. government’s export promotion mission.

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