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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.

  • Transport, Logistics and Trade Sector Updates of The Week

    Jan 23, 2023
    A summary of the latest legislative and regulatory transport, logistics and trade sector updates brought to you by our NCBFAA Transportation Counsel firm Venable.
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  • NCBFAA Recommends Census Conduct More Research Before Requiring COO in AES

    Jan 23, 2023
    NCBFAA on Jan. 20 responded to a “Notice of Information Collection, Request for Comment” from the Census Bureau which referenced the agency’s Dec. 15, 2021 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NRPM) proposing the inclusion of a new conditional data element for country of origin (COO) as part of the Electronic Export Information (EEI) transmission to the Automated Export System (AES) whenever the commodity is coded “F” (Foreign).
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  • ITT Offers 2023 HTS Tariff Guide

    Jan 23, 2023
    International Trade Today (ITT) has published an insightful guide to help trade professionals stay current with the latest revisions to the U.S. Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) which took effect Jan. 1.
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The NCBFAA Education Institute (NEI) offers its members world-class professional development.

30 January, 2023 at 10 AM-1 February, 2023 at 5 PM
Manifest 2023, Las Vegas
31 January, 2023, 12 PM-1 PM
Nearshoring to Mexico Webinar
15 February, 2023, 11 30 AM-1 30 PM
HCBFFA Luncheon Event: Meet with CBP ABI Rep on PGAs
28 February, 2023-1 March, 2023
CESAC, In-Person Meeting
15 March, 2023, 12 30 PM-2 30 PM
HCBFFA Luncheon Event: US Goods/TIBs
19 April, 2023, 12 30 PM-2 30 PM
HCBFFA Luncheon Event: Sanctions/Forced Labor Laws
23 April, 2023-26 April, 2023
NCBFAA 50th Annual Conference
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
1 June, 2023, 8 30 AM-3 51 PM
HCBFAA 38th Annual Golf Tournament

Conferences & Events

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

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Upcoming Events


NEI's Learning Management System (LMS)

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

NEI Jan-Mar 2023 Quarterly Program Cover Photo
Learn How to Maintain Your Certification

View NEI's quarterly program for a directory of continuing education training to maintain your NEI certification.

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