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How to Open & Operate a Financially Successful Import Export Business
     

How to Open & Operate a Financially Successful Import Export Business

by Maritza Manresa
 
The import export business is not just for large corporations. In fact, small- to mid-size businesses account for 97 percent of U.S. exporters, so an individual armed with the right information can get in on this enormous industry. And with U.S. exports topping $1.82 trillion to 230 destinations in 2008, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the import export

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The import export business is not just for large corporations. In fact, small- to mid-size businesses account for 97 percent of U.S. exporters, so an individual armed with the right information can get in on this enormous industry. And with U.S. exports topping $1.82 trillion to 230 destinations in 2008, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the import export industry is a big business, continuing to grow well into 2010.

Billions of dollars in merchandise and goods are exchanged each day in the global marketplace, and these products are bought, sold, represented, and distributed somewhere in the world on a daily basis. Compared to other businesses, import export companies have a low start-up cost, which maximizes your earning potential with a small investment. You do not need any special license or degree; what you need to succeed is expert advice and a comprehensive guide to entering this industry, and How to Open & Operate a Financially Successful Import Export Business is your ticket to tapping into this market.

While providing detailed instruction and examples, Maritza Manresa details the basic concepts of the import export industry to help you navigate the maze of international trade policies and regulations. You will learn how to work with U.S. and foreign companies. You will also learn how to draw up a winning business plan. This book details the basic cost-control systems, commercial terms, and cultural issues, as well as the latest information on government regulations, tax laws, and customs requirements. If you are investigating opportunities in the import export industry, How to Open & Operate a Financially Successful Import Export Business will show you how to make the most of your initial investment.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940148541974
Publisher:
Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.
Publication date:
08/16/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
411,027
File size:
5 MB

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