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Welcome to NCBFAA


Headquartered in Washington DC metro area, the NCBFAA represents more than 1,000 member companies with 110,000 employees in international trade - the nation's leading freight forwarders, customs brokers, ocean transportation intermediaries (OTIs), NVOCCs and air cargo agents, serving more than 250,000 importers and exporters. Discover the benefits that come with your membership.  

Member Benefits

NCBFAA offers its company members a number of benefits, including business services and discounts.

As the national voice of the logistics industry since 1897, NCBFAA enables its more than 975 member companies and their 100,000 employees to be heard in the halls of Congress and the offices of requlators.


Industry News

The Monday Morning eBriefing brings NCBFAA members the latest in industry news and information.



The NCBFAA Education Institute (NEI) offers its members world-class professional development.

8 December, 2022 at 9 PM-9 December, 2022 at 1 AM
LACBFAA Annual Holiday Party & Casino Night
27 January, 2023, 9 AM-4 PM
Customs/Import Boot Camp
30 January, 2023 at 10 AM-1 February, 2023 at 5 PM
Manifest 2023, Las Vegas
23 April, 2023-26 April, 2023
2023 NCBFAA Annual Conference, April 23-26, 2023
24 April, 2023 at 7 15 AM-26 April, 2023 at 1 PM
2022 ITAR Conference - Fort Worth
31 July, 2023 at 9 30 AM-1 August, 2023 at 5 PM
NEI G.TEC, Oklahoma City, OK
10 September, 2023-12 September, 2023
2023 NCBFAA GAC, September 10–12, 2023
22 September, 2024-24 September, 2024
2024 NCBFAA GAC, September 22–24, 2024
7 September, 2025-9 September, 2025
2025 NCBFAA GAC, September 7-9, 2025

Conferences & Events

Learn more about the conferences and events organized by NCBFAA and NEI, including online education opportunities.

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Upcoming Events


Logistics Education Interface

Visit the Logistics EI platform to participate in your courses and track your learning progress.

Cropped image of NEI 2022 Oct-Dec Quarterly Program
Learn about Certifications

Click here to learn more about renewing or obtaining a certification from NEI.

Shipper's Letter of Instruction Model

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USPPI Responsibility Sheet

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Ready to Join?

Learn more about utilizing your NCBFAA or NEI membership to earn certifications and continuing education, as well as accessing discounted business services and the latest industry news.

Member Types & Dues