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USMCA and the Rubber & Plastics Industries What You Need to Know About Chapters 39 and 40
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

USMCA and the Rubber & Plastics Industries
What You Need to Know About Chapters 39 and 40

An informative webinar brought to you by Braumiller Law Group and Braumiller Consulting Group

Presented by Bonnie Kersch, Senior Trade Advisor with Braumiller Consulting Group and Megan Mohler, Associate Attorney with Braumiller Law Group

Thursday, July 16th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. CDT

This webinar will discuss the steps to take in order to qualify your product for the USMCA under the new rules spelled out by this agreement. As with the recent BLG USMCA webinars, this presentation will go in-depth on the topic, allowing for Q&A at the end of the presentation.

This webinar will cover:

  • HS Chapters 39 (Plastics) and 40 (Rubber)
  • We will walk through the steps to determine whether a good qualifies for USMCA Including:
  • Preference Criterion
  • The new “7 Rules”
  • Product-specific Rules of Origin
  • De Minimis and other Valuation ways to qualify


Care to ask a question in advance of the webinar so it may be (possibly) included within the presentation?
Send your question(s) to Linnea Deeds at
  [email protected].


Cost: $25.00
To register, click the image below.

Meet the Speakers:

Bonnie Kersch, Senior Trade Advisor
Braumiller Consulting Group, LLC

Bonnie Kersch, a Licensed Customs Broker and Certified Customs Specialist, has worked in the compliance world for many years, specializing in the chemical sector. She has experience in almost every aspect of compliance including Classification, Free Trade Agreements, Export Licenses, Broker Management, Denied Parties Screening, Country of Origin Determination, Deemed Exports, Incoterm Determination, Internal Audits of Import Files, Duty Drawback, Transfer Pricing Reconciliation, Valuation, Return Order Imports, Record Retention, and more.  Bonnie has extensive teaching experience and has developed and presented training on numerous Trade Compliance topics throughout her career.  Read Bonnie’s full bio here.


Megan Mohler

Megan Mohler, Associate Attorney
Braumiller Law Group, PLLC

Megan helps clients on a wide range of international trade-related issues. Her areas of practice focus on import laws and export controls, navigating Trade Promotion Authority actions, representing companies before several governmental agencies, including U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, and Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Controls.  Megan assists companies with various import compliance matters, including advising on and filing Section 301 and 232 exclusion requests, writing briefs before the Court of International Trade, free trade agreement qualifications (e.g., NAFTA), responding to CBP inquiries, filing protests, classification reviews, submitting CBP ruling requests, tariff mitigation strategies, country of origin determinations, foreign trade zone issues, and assisting companies in Customs audits. She also has experience in conducting internal investigations related to prior disclosures to U.S. Customs and Border Protection.  Read Megan’s full bio here.




This webinar is approved for
1 CCS/CES/MES credit.