Membership Benefits

 LOS ANGELES CUSTOMS BROKERS & FREIGHT FORWARDERS ASSOCIATION, INC.

Serving the International Trade Industry since 1949

 

Customs Brokers Benefits

  • Operational resolutions via association committees working together with various governmental agencies
  • Representation on policy and regulation changes proposed by government agencies
  • Receive time-sensitive email notification of current changes
  • Our website includes trade contact information and updates
  • Members only website Literature Archive includes
    • Position papers
    • Workshop presentations
    • U.S. Customs & Border Protection Directives
    • Los Angeles Public Bulletin search function

 

NVOCC/Freight Forwarders Benefits

  • HAZMAT Training and Testing
  • AMS/ISF procedures training
  • AES Training
  • Advocacy for trade policy with FMC/TSA
  • Educational seminars on NRA/NSA’s
  • New opportunities with industry vendors

 

Networking Opportunities

  • Advanced information and special member rates for monthly events
  • Meet local, state and federal government officials at the presentations
  • Network with colleagues at social events and meetings
  • Participate in program planning and serve on LACBFFA committees

 

Market Visibility

  • Monthly membership meetings on topical issues
  • Sponsorship and advertising opportunities
  • Company listing in our annually updated Membership Directory
  • Company listings on our website at www.lacbffa.org

 

Education

  • Government mandated training – i.e. HAZMAT training and FDA workshops
  • Educational seminars, workshops and conferences.
  • Customs Broker Courses & Licensing Exam Review
  • NCBFAA CCS & CES credits for workshops and training classes

 

Miscellaneous

  • Access to entire Southern California Trade Community through joint programs
  • Partnering promotions with LAX, Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and others
  • Liaison with government agencies in policy and rule  making

 

Executive Director: Andrea Messina

Phone: 714-316-5270

Email: andrea@lacbffa.org

Website: www.lacbffa.org

Address:  320 Pine Ave. #1050, Long Beach, CA 90802