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The World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) accelerates trade and economic development in Kentucky.

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Advanced Trade Certification

September 11, 2018

This regionally recognized advanced certification is designed to provide the skills to master the Harmonized Tariff Classification System to secure the correct tariff rate for your merchandise. Advanced Certification is recommended for individuals who have some level of familiarity with Harmonized Tariff Schedule, graduates of the WTC-KY International Trade Certification, or another recognized certification.

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U.S. Port Mission- Georgia Port Authority

September 19-21, 2018

Join the World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) and other trade practitioners that are seeking a hands-on, boots-on-the-ground visit to a select U.S. ocean port. During this unique trip, meet with professionals in the industry who will provide insight into the inner workings of a major U.S. port.

*Space limited to 10 companies!

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October 30, 2018

Join other professionals and learn from experts in the global eCommerce industry, including logistics, financial funding, risk mitigation, cross border movement, demand generation and government regulations. Participants will learn from regional companies who have experienced the trials and tribulations of selling via an eCommerce model and how to approach and improve in several crucial areas of eCommerce.

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November 5-7, 2018

The International Trade Certification (ITC) was developed by the WTC-KY to provide the foundation for effective and efficient management of a company's international trade operations by providing information that is both current and relevant.


Martha Lane Collins Award

December 6, 2018

This Award honors Kentucky companies that have shown exceptional progress and success after entering foreign markets. In addition to honoring individual recipients, the Award recognizes the tremendous positive impact that exports and imports have on the                                              economy of our region.


About Us

The World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) is the leading provider of trade education, trade advisory, and trade missions across the state. Each year, the WTC-KY responds to trade service requests, on-site trade support, and organizes international trade education programs covering topics ranging from international sales contracts to market entry strategies. In addition, the WTC-KY conducts trade missions and Washington, D.C. trade fly-ins, which allow Kentucky businesses to explore a market through site visits, business matchmaking and introductions to government officials.

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U.S. Port Mission-Georgia Port Authority
September 19-21, 2018 |  Savannah, GA

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