Network, Recognition, & Career Development

Discover Solutions

Find out how others are dealing with your challenges and share success stories– both in-person and online

Become an Industry Expert

Gain leadership experience by serving on one of NAFTZ’s committees or on the Board

Connect with Other Members

A direct connection to peers through NAFTZ’s online member directory

Gather Resources

The Services Mall provides members with a place to find consulting firms with expertise in customs broker/freight forwarder, finance, legal, real estate, software, and other customized FTZ services

Find a Career

Online Career Center − Job postings are complimentary to members. Learn more.

Gain Exposure

We post member news on Twitter and Facebook, and we’ll also retweet your foreign-trade posts to our entire network

Practical Resources

Zones Report

Subscription and online access to the Zones Report, our monthly e-newsletter packed with the latest news about NAFTZ and the FTZ program

Issue Alerts

Receive timely emails anytime there’s new FTZ-related legislation or regulations and other key issues impacting the industry


Resources to keep Grantees informed of the latest requirements and best practices in FTZ management (Grantee Handbook) and to familiarize FTZ operators and software developers with the complex e214 process from admission to concurrence (e214 Trade Handbook)

Additional Benefits

Learn & Share Your Knowledge

Attend our in-person events to learn about the latest developments in U.S. trade policy and FTZ regulation. Attend sessions on pressing topics like ACE/ITDS implementation and FTZ Board scope of authority regulations

Attend our free monthly educational webinars. Check the NAFTZ website for upcoming topics.

Expand your knowledge in the FTZ program and regulatory environment through the Accredited Zone Specialist (AZS) program

Participate in the NAFTZ Mentor Program (Grantee and Operator/User Member-Only)

Propose topics for seminars, conferences, and webinars


We make sure that your issues and challenges are heard in Washington DC.

Our relationships with the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the key Participating Government Agencies (PGAs) such as the FDA, EPA, and CPSC are utilized daily to maximize the benefits you derive from the FTZ program.

Sizable Discounts

On Seminars, Conferences, and Educational Events

NAFTZ has an exclusive partnership with Avalon Risk Management to provide discounts on Operator/User and other U.S. Custom Bonds (Operator/User and Grantee Member-Only)

Don’t be left out. Join us to get plugged in and to stay current in your profession.