Arthur O’Meara

GTC Instructor, Author & LCB

As a national-level speaker and consultant, Mr. O’Meara brings with him more than 25 years’ experience in international trade and trade compliance management.

He one of only two ICC Certified Trainers for Incoterms® 2020 Rules in the US, is a Licensed US Customs Broker, and has an MBA from DePaul University in Chicago. 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, transfer pricing/valuation for international transactions, classification according to the HTSUS, service provider management, and the strategic use of Incoterms® Rules. He has managed CTPAT validations in North America, Europe and Asia.

Mr. O’Meara is a frequent speaker in North America. Some of his events included conferences sponsored by the Alliance for Illinois Manufacturing (AIM), the Industrial Council of Nearwest Chicago (ICNC), 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), the International Trade Association of Greater Chicago (ITA/GC), the Small Business Development Center of the SBA (SBDC), and the National Association of Credit Managers (NACM). Among other educational institutions in the Chicagoland area, he has been a guest lecturer at DePaul University and Loyola University.

He enjoyed six years as the President of the International Trade Association of Greater Chicago and has been designated by the US Secretary of Commerce as a member of the Illinois District Export Council. Soon after release of the Incoterms® 2010 Rules he completed the International Chamber of Commerce’s Incoterms® Masterclasses in Paris, France.

Instructor Training Schedule

TopicLocationDate
Importing ProceduresWebinarMay 10, 2021
Importing 201WebinarMay 11, 2021
Letters of CreditWebinarMay 12, 2021
Importing ProceduresWebinarJune 15, 2021
Importing 201WebinarJune 16, 2021
Letters of CreditWebinarJune 17, 2021
Letters of CreditWebinarJuly 15, 2021
Incoterms® 2020WebinarJuly 23, 2021
Tariff ClassificationWebinarJuly 27, 2021
USMCA the Modernized NAFTAWebinarJuly 28, 2021
Importing 201WebinarAugust 11, 2021
Exporting ProceduresWebinarAugust 17, 2021
International LogisticsWebinarAugust 23, 2021
Importing ProceduresWebinarSeptember 13, 2021
Importing 201WebinarSeptember 14, 2021
Importing ProceduresWebinarOctober 13, 2021
Importing 201WebinarOctober 14, 2021
Letters of CreditWebinarOctober 15, 2021
Importing ProceduresWebinarNovember 8, 2021
Importing 201WebinarNovember 9, 2021
Importing ProceduresWebinarDecember 1, 2021
Importing 201WebinarDecember 2, 2021
Letters of CreditWebinarDecember 9, 2021

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