CBP 2021 Virtual Trade Week: July 20-22

CBP Virtual Trade Week

Trade Update • JULY 12, 2021

U.S. Customs and Border Protection recently announced that its CBP 2021 Virtual Trade Week will be held on July 20-22, 2021.

This year’s sessions will include discussions on 21st Century Customs Framework (21CCF), E-Commerce, Forced Labor, Export Modernization, C-TPAT, and the One U.S. Government at the Border (1USG) initiative.

Registration Fee

The registration fee is $30.00 U.S. dollars for all non-government participants. Payment must be made online at Pay.gov by credit card. Registrations will be confirmed and processed on a first come, first served basis.

Note for Non-government Employees Only: During the registration process, you will be directed to pay.gov for payment. As CBP is utilizing the Trade Symposium payment portal for this event, the form will be titled “Trade Symposium” even though payment is for the CBP 2021 Virtual Trade Week.


July 20, 2021

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM (EST) Aligning Customs and Trade for the 21st Century (21CCF)

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (EST)  Changing Expectations in E-Commerce

July 21, 2021

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM (EST) Forced Labor: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (EST) Export Modernization: CBP and Trade Strategy for 21st Century Export Processing

July 22, 2021

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM (EST) Emerging Cybersecurity Threats, Integrating Forced Labor, and Virtual Validations within the CTPAT Landscape

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (EST)  Emerging Priorities for the Interagency (1USG)

Educational Credits

Each session qualifies for two (2) Certified Customs Specialist (CCS) and Certified Export Specialist (CES) credits. The Office of Trade Relations will provide an event attendance confirmation letter containing instructions for requesting the credits, post-event.

Need More Information?

Questions about the event should be directed TradeEvents@cbp.dhs.gov.

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