Arthur O’Meara

GTC Instructor, Author & LCB

Mr. O’Meara brings with him almost 20 years’ experience in international trade and trade compliance management.  Based in the Chicago area, his focus is on the development of compliance programs and training tailored for the corporate environment in the areas of import compliance/export controls, freight terms, transfer pricing, classification (under ECCN, USML and HTS), service provider management, strategic use of terms and conditions in international commerce, and US supply-chain security programs, such as the Customs-Trade Partnership against Terrorism (C-TPAT) and the Importer Security Filing (ISF).  He has extensive experience in assisting US importers to achieve and maintain C-TPAT status and has managed US Customs and Border Protection C-TPAT validations in the North America, Europe and Asia.  He is also well-versed in US export and defense controls and has many years’ experience in implementing these compliance requirements in the multinational corporate environment.

Mr. O’Meara is a frequent speaker in North America and Europe, both at public conferences and at seminars.  Recent events included conferences sponsored by the International Compliance Professional Association (ICPA), the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI), the American Conference Institute (ACI), the Kane County Bar Association of Illinois (KCBA), International Trade Association of Greater Chicago (ITA/GC) and others.  He is the President of the International Trade Association of Greater Chicago, a member of the Illinois District Export Council and a Senior Advisor for the Trusted Trade Alliance.  He has attended the ICC’s Incoterms® Masterclasses in Paris, France and is a US Licensed Customs Broker.  He obtained his MBA from DePaul University in Chicago

Instructor Training Schedule

Tariff ClassificationWebinarApril 28, 2020
Letters of CreditMilwaukee, WIMay 12, 2020
International LogisticsMilwaukee, WIMay 13, 2020
Exporting ProceduresMilwaukee, WIMay 14, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Milwaukee, WIMay 15, 2020
Tariff ClassificationBoston, MAJune 23, 2020
NAFTA Rules of OriginBoston, MAJune 24, 2020
Exporting ProceduresBoston, MAJune 25, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Boston, MAJune 26, 2020
International LogisticsChicago, ILJuly 22, 2020
Exporting ProceduresChicago, ILJuly 23, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Chicago, ILJuly 24, 2020
Tariff ClassificationPhiladelphia, PAJuly 28, 2020
International LogisticsPhiladelphia, PAJuly 29, 2020
Importing ProceduresPhiladelphia, PAJuly 30, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Philadelphia, PAJuly 31, 2020
Tariff ClassificationHouston, TXAugust 17, 2020
NAFTA Rules of OriginHouston, TXAugust 18, 2020
International LogisticsHouston, TXAugust 19, 2020
Exporting ProceduresHouston, TXAugust 20, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Houston, TXAugust 21, 2020
International LogisticsMinneapolis, MNSeptember 16, 2020
Exporting ProceduresMinneapolis, MNSeptember 17, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Minneapolis, MNSeptember 18, 2020
Importing ProceduresCharlotte, NCSeptember 23, 2020
International LogisticsCharlotte, NCSeptember 24, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Charlotte, NCSeptember 25, 2020
International LogisticsMilwaukee, WIOctober 14, 2020
Exporting ProceduresMilwaukee, WIOctober 15, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Milwaukee, WIOctober 16, 2020
International LogisticsChicago, ILNovember 11, 2020
Exporting ProceduresChicago, ILNovember 12, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Chicago, ILNovember 13, 2020
International LogisticsHouston, TXDecember 7, 2020
Tariff ClassificationHouston, TXDecember 8, 2020
NAFTA Rules of OriginHouston, TXDecember 9, 2020
Exporting ProceduresHouston, TXDecember 10, 2020
Incoterms® 2020Houston, TXDecember 11, 2020

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