Upcoming Webinar: The Cost of Non-Compliance

Posted by Chester Yavari on Apr 20, 2017 2:10:00 PM

To comply or not to comply, that is the question often faced by companies in regards to their export compliance programs. The amount of political upheaval over the past year will have significant impact on the world of global trade management for years to come. With more political upheaval, financial stress, and regulatory change on the horizon, is your company prepared for the changes to come?

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

Upcoming Webinar: Streamlining Exports

Posted by Chester Yavari on Apr 14, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Rome was not built in a day, and neither should your export management or compliance programs. To build these programs your company must develop, implement, adhere to operational policies, procedures, protocols, and guidelines for export compliance operations. Automating the export process with the use of the proper technologies will help provide the structure needed by your company.

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

Upcoming Webinar: Understanding the Key Elements of Exporting

Posted by Chester Yavari on Apr 7, 2017 10:15:00 AM

As companies like yours look to increase revenues and expand into rewarding foreign markets, uncertainties and complexities await. These lurking uncertainties are the primary challenges and complications with export compliance. Rapid growth for your company often means entering new fertile markets, expanding production, and reaching new customers. All of these factors bring immeasurable pressure to your trade compliance team. 

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance, Restricted Party Screening

How to Automate Export Compliance – Register for Five-Part Webinar Series

Posted by Chester Yavari on Mar 22, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Let’s face it, export compliance is tedious and complicated work. Government rules and regulations are constantly changing and trying to tackle this problem manually can be an overwhelming nightmare. Do not let export compliance control your valuable time. Take back your work day with processes and technologies designed to maximize your efficiencies and reduce export compliance risks.

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

Going Global with GTM [Watch Video]

Posted by Joe Gabro on Jan 20, 2017 9:45:00 AM

To compete when selling goods around the world, growing businesses need supply chain and trade compliance solutions that rival large enterprises but can be implemented at a fraction of the cost and time. Your business needs to get things done with fewer resources and shorter time frames. And no one wants to shoulder the risk of a poor software implementation.

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

Getting Started in Exporting: Entering the Export Market with an Active Learning Approach

Posted by Colleen Bush on Sep 28, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Don’t depend on everyone else’s answers on exporting. Before taking the big leap, planners need to ask themselves (and their organizations) if they have the answers to some key questions. Then, begin the research and planning to develop a new export market.

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Topics: Export Management

Trade Compliance Needs More Attention

Posted by Colleen Bush on Sep 14, 2016 8:00:00 AM

The value of world exports has increased by nearly five times in the 18 years from 1993 to 2011, according to the World Trade Organization. Exports in 1993 were $ 3,676 billion; rising to $17,816 billion in 2011. There are many factors driving this dramatic rise in exporting. They include lower sourcing and production costs in some developing countries and rising consumption in growing economies. This leads supply chain executives to consider new sourcing and distribution models and then to reexamine and optimize those network models on a more regular basis to balance cost and opportunity.

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Topics: Trade Compliance

Is the Mid-Market Ready to Increase Exports? Our Survey Results

Posted by Colleen Bush on Aug 30, 2016 2:33:33 PM

Amber Road conducted a survey of nearly 150 mid-market companies to better understand their export compliance challenges and the extent to which they are performing compliance checks today.

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Topics: Export Management, Product Classification, Export Compliance, Restricted Party Screening

Building an Export Compliance Program

Posted by Colleen Bush on Aug 15, 2016 3:22:32 PM

The mandatory checks and balances for export compliance are fairly standard, and most global US corporations are aware of them. However, only 62% of exporters surveyed in a study by Amber Road actually have a full export compliance program (ECP) in place. This leaves many organizations vulnerable and at risk of noncompliance. Penalties and fines have been on the rise and all organizations, large and small, are susceptible to committing infractions when not exercising due diligence. 

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance, Restricted Party Screening

[Webinar Q&A] Export Compliance Webinar Series Part 2: Product Classification and Transactional Screening

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Mar 11, 2016 11:41:45 AM

In October, Amber Road broadcasted part two of a two part webinar series entitled Export Compliance Webinar Series Part 2: Product Classification and Transactional Screening. Our presenters, Scott Lewis and Steve Keighley, both of Amber Road, received several questions throughout the webinar that they were unable to address during the live broadcast. We have compiled the answers into a Q&A document – here is a preview.

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Topics: Export Management, Product Classification, Export Compliance, Order and Shipment Visibility