Services

The CFEA offers the following to its members:

 

Marketing Support

Trade Show Coordination – we organize participation in a variety of events in the US, Asia, Middle East & Europe. Exhibiting at trade shows or attending missions with CFEA is the most cost-effective way to do business. As a member of CFEA you will benefit from reduced pricing on shipping, travel, and save staff time.

Trade Mission Development – we organize both inbound and outbound trade missions of various types – appointment style, table-top demos, and in-store demos – to those markets in which our members tell us they have high interest. We are targeting at least three missions per year.

Technical Regulations – we provide assistance or direct you to assistance with regard to meeting technical regulations of all types in the various markets you want to serve.

Export Documentation – the CFEA provides in-house notary service for your export documentation, such as Certificate of Free Sale.

Information Services

Central Information Clearinghouse for timely intelligence, global marketplace information, export assistance and trade show and trade mission opportunities. Information Network of key export contacts such as buyers, brokers, distributors, trade officers and logistics service providers.

Member Directory for distribution to both members and potential buyers, in print and on-line (on-line includes a direct link to your web site).

CFEA E-News to keep you informed regarding market news and intelligence, industry trends and CFEA happenings.

Training

Attend CFEA workshops at a reduced rate. These workshops will help you get started or enhance your knowledge on exporting.

Basics of Exporting to assist potential exporters in developing an export strategy and selecting potential markets.

Exporting Mechanics and Logistics to examine the various methods available to serve foreign markets, plus cover the basics of export documentation, financing and logistics & labeling.

Market Specific Workshops designed to cover specific markets in detail and highlight issues, challenges and opportunities in serving those markets.