Webinar: Understanding the Key Role of Bills of Lading
October 23, 2018

This webinar will cover the following topics:
  • The all-important Bill of Lading
  • Why it is needed
  • How it should be structured
  • The importance of Consignment Language
  • The important relationship between Incoterms, Payment Methods and the Bill of Lading
  • Who wants to be in control of the merchandise during shipment?
  • Who should be in control of the merchandise during shipment?
  • Why documentary control is critical

Webinar: Tariffs and their Impact
November 1, 2018

This webinar will examine the effects of tariffs on importers and international trade.

Webinar: How Letters of Credit can Improve International Sales
November 6, 2018

This webinar will introduce exporters to the world of Letters of Credit and the important issues to understand in order to use them effectively.

Topics that will be addressed during the webinar:
  • They are a Trusted Payment Method
  • They Protect the Seller against the Buyer Payment Risk
  • Based on Universally Accepted Rules (UCP 600)
  • Help Buyers Pay for Product when they lack the cash to pay
  • Allow Buyers to Finance Goods when they don't have the cash

Webinar: Letter of Credit Basics, What You Need to Know
November 13, 2018

This webinar will introduce exporters to the basics of Letters of Credit and how to avoid the common pitfalls.

Seminar: Letters of Credit Training - What Every Exporter Must Know to Sharpen Their LC Ninja Skills - Nashville
November 15-16, 2018

This interactive 2-day seminar, provides indispensable tools, techniques and practical knowledge for export financing. Attendees will gain a clearer understanding of how to really use payment and financing tools such as letters of credit; offer competitive terms and yet receive payment upon shipment; protect balance sheets from the risks of international trade; and create win-win client relationships that increase international sales and revenue.

Webinar: Introduction to Credit Insurance
November 20, 2018

Topics that will be addressed during the webinar:
  • What is Credit Insurance?
  • Why should it be considered as an attractive option?
  • When should credit insurance be considered?
  • The difference between Letters of Credit and Credit Insurance
  • The impact of credit insurance on the Seller's cash flow
  • Is credit insurance cost effective?
  • Who provides credit insurance?
  • How credit insurance works
  • The problems with credit insurance
  • The benefits of credit insurance

Webinar: Credit Insurance vs. Letters of Credits
December 11, 2018

This webinar will explain how Credit Insurance and Letters of Credit can each protect your business in different ways and minimize your risk in international trade.

Trade Technologies has offices in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, Houston, Istanbul, London, Los Angeles, Mumbai, New York, San Francisco, and Singapore.

About Trade Technologies

Founded in 1999, Trade Technologies ( is the largest global provider of trade document services and software. From its offices in Asia, Europe and North America, Trade Technologies provides leading exporters, freight forwarders and international trade banks with trade document solutions, training and consulting.

The Company’s web-based TradeSharp platform and outsourced services enable customers to streamline their operations, save money, accelerate payments, and eliminate discrepancies traditionally involved in international letter of credit, documentary collections and open account transactions. More than 1,500 exporters, global trade banks and freight forwarders depend on Trade Technologies’ services to process almost $10 billion in international trade transactions each year. Globally, Trade Technologies is presenting original letter of credit and other trade documents online to 66 examination offices of 24 banks in 13 countries.

Trade Technologies was named by Silicon Review as one of the “50 Smartest Companies of the Year 2016.” In 2015, Trade Technologies was awarded the Presidential “E” Star Award for Export Services by the U.S. Department of Commerce and was selected by CIO Review Magazine for its annual list of the 20 Most Promising Banking Technology Solution Providers. Trade Technologies was voted the “Best Trade Tech Solutions Company” in 2012 by readers of Trade Finance Magazine. In 2011, Trade Technologies won the Presidential “E” Award for Exports through the U.S. Department of Commerce, the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for supporting export growth. In 2010, the Company was awarded a patent on the TradeSharp software platform and process.