Past Events

International Trade Club Breakfast Meeting- 0800 - 1030 hours

Event Date: 13 May 2010

Calculating importing and exporting costs is a tricky exercise, where mistakes can lead to disastrous financial consequences. It is important to arrange in advance which currency payment will be made in, and who will bear the costs of any conversion charges. This seminar provided delegates with a clear guideline on how to build up an export price and Calculating the real cost of importing.

Cargo Insurance covers physical damage to, or loss of your goods whilst in transit by land, sea and air and offers considerable opportunities and cost advantages if managed correctly.  Robin Stephens, Partner of Forbes Solicitors, shared his experiences of dealing with cargo insurance and helped to focus companies to look more closely at this complex area of international trading.


0800 hours  Breakfast (hot and cold) - Refreshments and Networking
0900 hours  Import price build up - Mr Ed Murphy
0925 hours Cargo Insurance - Mr Robin Stephens
0945 hours How to calculate an insurance premium - Ms Mandy Lockett
0950 hours Export price build up - Mr Ed Murphy
1015 hours  Refreshments, Networking and one to one with guest speakers

FOC - International Trade Club Members
£20.00+VAT per delegate -  (Non International Trade Club Members)
£80.00+VAT per delegate (service companies supplying export/import companies)

Future Dates for your diary:

8th July, 16th September, 21st October, Annual Gala Lunch 10th December

Topics include:

Strategy for exports
Country presentations
Transporting Dangerous Goods Internationally and Driver CPC Regulations, Speaker: Mark Butterworth, Director of  Specialist Training 


Document Downloads

File Title File Type File Size
How to calculate an Insurance Premium How to calculate an Insurance Premium 46 KB
Cargo Insurance Cargo Insurance 524 KB

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