Alabama seminars Canada exports

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Wed March 27, 2013

Alabama Seminars to Promote Trade With Canada

Nearly two-thirds of the vehicles made at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Vance go to foreign destinations. Vehicles are Alabama's No. 1 export. Canada is Alabama's top export destination.
The Birmingham News

The Alabama Department of Commerce and the Alabama Export Alliance are planning seminars April 9-10 to help companies learn more about exporting to Canada.

Department officials said the Canada is Alabama's top trading partner, with Alabama exporting $3.9 billion in goods to Canada in 2012. But they said Canada has its own unique trade customs and regulations. The seminars will be in Huntsville and Birmingham on April 9 and in Mobile on April 10. The seminars are free, but registration is requested.