Welcome to the Columbia River Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association Website.
The CRCBFA is organized to protect, and further the business and interests of Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders in the Columbia River Region to promote the exchange of common ideas and problems, and develop a cordial relationship among its members.
If you are interested in joining the CRCBFA website to access additional content, please send a request with details of yourself and organization to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Current Programs and Events
Dora Murphy, the Assistant Director Field Operations, Trade for Customs and Border Protection in San Francisco, will discuss CEE’s on both a general and specific level. As the Director of the Apparel, Footwear and Textiles Center of Excellence and Expertise for CBP, Ms. Murphy will offer a comprehensive insider’s view of this.
Please see the Centers for Excellence and Expertise flyer on our media page for further details and registration instructions. We look forward to seeing you there.
We are honored to host as our November speaker Ms. Dora Murphy, Assistant Director Field Operations for Portland and San Francisco. In this position, she oversees the planning, directing and timely execution of Trade Operations programs for Northern California, Alaska, Oregon, Colorado and Hawaii.
In December 2012, Ms. Murphy was also named as the Director of the Apparel, Footwear and Textiles Center of Excellence and Expertise for CBP. She will be speaking with us concerning the CEE’s and the role they play in trade today. This is a great opportunity to hear how the CEE’s operate and how we interact with them as more CEE’s begin to come on-line in the future.
The CRCBFA is proud to announce the creation of a new Social Network Chair with Ali Halseth as the inaugural chairperson. She is consistantly updating news and information on our new CRCBFA Facebook, Twitter & Linked in pages. Please like, follow and add as friend on one or all of the below to stay on top of what's going on with CRCBFA and industry news.
Linked In Page
The presentations from WESCCON 2013 have been posted on the WESCCON website. The programs were amazing this year and the information presented was timely and intriguing. Follow the below link to the WESCCON website and enjoy.