FedEx Express / JA International Trade Challenge 2019

FedEx Express / JA International Trade Challenge 2019 1

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corporation and the world’s largest express transportation company dedicated to develope and implement the International Trade Challenge, a program designed to engage young people from 10 markets through the creation of international entry strategy plans and ,ultimately, competition. Through the International Trade Challenge, students will work in teams to create international entry strategy plans for a variety of products. Winners from participating countries will have the opportunity to travel to different host countries each year and compete with other winning teams from the Asia Pacific region. Students will gain firsthand experience of world trade; enhance their knowledge of product distribution, promotion, and sales; and develop traits of competition, teamwork, risk-taking, and self-confidence.

Through the creation and implementation of the International Trade Challenge, FedEx Express is supporting the growth and implementation of JA Asia Pacific business economics and workforce readiness programs throughout communities in 10 markets. This involvement will serve to bring heightened awareness about the rewards and benefits of a business and entrepreneurship education as an avenue for helping today’s youth achieve their fullest potential and preparing them to become tomorrow’ leaders in our global society.

Junior Achievement Thailand organizes the 2019 International Trade Challenge (ITC) Workshop sponsored by FedEx at Bangkok Pattana School on Sunday June 23, 2019. This year, we have 183 students from international, public and private bi-lingual and university demonstration schools. The content of the workshop will be focused on start-up business, entrepreneurial skills and digital marketing. This year topic is “Create a market entry strategy for a beauty product and target market is Indonesia”.
This year we have two guest speakers from Rangsit University International College – our new partnership.
The agenda of the ITC 2019.
 ITC workshop – Sunday, 23rd June 2019
 ITC Thailand National Competition – Sunday, 21st July 2019