All Import-export-career Posts

How to Become an Importer Exporter in Quebec: Beginner's Guide

Sep 7, 2021 10:17:35 AM

It’s common for store shelves across Quebec to be lined with products from all over the globe.

Those products could be anything from coffee to car parts to computers. And they’re available to local shoppers thanks to the efforts of skilled import/export specialists.

Import/export specialists are experts in moving goods across international borders.

They use their knowledge of trade regulations, marketing techniques, and business strategy to sell domestic goods abroad and/or bring in products from foreign countries.

Interested in breaking into the industry? Wondering how a total beginner can become an importer/exporter in Quebec?

Here are 5 steps to get you started.

5 Excellent Reasons to Get a Diploma in International Commerce (Montreal Edition)

Feb 13, 2019 1:37:35 PM

International commerce is the business of importing and exporting goods. It's a massive industry worldwide, and a key part of Canada's economy.

Canada does billions of dollars worth of trade each year. In 2017, Quebec alone exported and imported over $80 billion in goods.

Exploring your options for a career in business? Why not consider the growing field of international trade?

Starting an Import/Export Career: Training & First Steps for Beginners

Dec 17, 2018 1:25:12 PM

Updated November, 2020

Walk into any store (online or in-person), and chances are, you'll find products from all over the world.

Whether you're looking at food, clothing, car parts, or electronics, many of the things we buy here in Canada were brought in from foreign markets, by import/export specialists.

Globalization and international transportation networks have made it easier than ever to move products across borders and overseas.

What is International Trade Research & Why is it Crucial for Your Import/Export Career?

Feb 20, 2017 9:30:46 AM

Updated November, 2020

Imagine navigating in the dark without GPS, booking a hotel without first checking reviews, or making a major purchase without comparing prices or product features. You might get lucky, but it's far more likely that you'll end up lost, disappointed, and way over budget!

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