An introduction to CPTPP

  • DateJanuary 30, 2019
  • Time1:00 PM EST
  • CostFree
  • Duration30 minutes

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is a free trade agreement between Canada and 10 other countries in the Asia-Pacific region: Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Once fully implemented, these 11 countries will form a trading bloc that represents 495 million consumers and 13.5% of global GDP.

Attend this webinar for an overview of the key points of the CPTPP, learn how to read the staging categories of the tariff elimination in the context of the agreement, and gain a better understanding of certificate of origin requirements to maintain your compliance practices and take advantage of key benefits.

Covered in this webinar:

  • Stages of the Agreement coming into force
  • Differences for participating countries and expected implementation dates
  • Rules of Origin determination and requirements
  • Proof of Origin requirements
  • What you need to know about refunds, textiles and special provisions

Who Should Attend?

Existing importers or companies interested in sourcing from one of the participating countries of the CPTPP (Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam).

Our Expert Speakers

Candace Kelly Regulatory Analyst

As Regulatory Analyst, Candace provides regulatory guidance to Livingston colleagues and prepares regular Trade News articles for publication on Livingston’s website. She is accountable for monitoring various regulatory reports to ensure compliance with laws and regulations governing international trade. She also is responsible for responding to requests from CBSA for information and documents.

Candace joined Livingston as part of its acquisition of Montreal-based Affiliated Customs Brokers. She holds a certification as a Customs Certified Specialist (CCS) and has 35 years of customs brokerage experience. Candace has extensive knowledge, gained from seven years of experience specifically in Regulatory Affairs and HS Classification trade compliance.

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