The Edmond Sun

October 14, 2013

Exporting 101 workshop set for Oct. 24


Special to The Sun

TULSA — The Oklahoma District Export Council, in conjunction with the Oklahoma U.S. Export Assistance Center and the Oklahoma Department of Commerce, will sponsor a full-day workshop in Tulsa on Oct. 24 on Exporting 101 — Basics of Exporting Workshop. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. The workshop will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The workshop will be at OSU-Tulsa, Room 119, 700 N. Greenwood Ave., Tulsa.

For a fee of only $50 participants will receive A Basic Guide to Exporting and nearly seven hours of expert advice on export assistance organizations, basic export market research, choosing direct/indirect exporting, choosing an export strategy, organizing an export operation, export pricing, establishing overseas markets, communications, evaluating overseas contacts, methods of payment and financing and export quotations. Presenters will include international bankers, international attorneys, international business practitioners and Oklahoma U.S. Export Assistance Center International Trade Specialists. The registration fee also includes a networking luncheon.

Checks should be made payable to the Oklahoma District Export Council and mailed to 301 N.W. 63rd St., Suite 420; Oklahoma City, OK, 73116. To pay by credit card, contact Ashley Wilson at 800-TRYOKLA, ext. 223 or call 608-5302.