Sep. 20, 2017
Ten business groups – representing companies from across the textile and apparel supply chain in Canada, the U.S., and Mexico – urged negotiators to preserve Tariff Preference Levels (TPLs) in the NAFTA negotiations.
Oct. 20, 2017
Today, organizations representing America’s most recognized retail brands, suppliers and Main Street businesses, announced the launch of the U.S. Global Value Chain Coalition.
Oct. 17, 2017
AAFA sent a letter to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen applauding this week’s announcement around steps towards more open and transparent processes to protect and respect worker rights in Cambodia. The letter also asks for further progress to resolve
Sep. 28, 2017
AAFA submitted comments to the Administration in connection with its investigation of China's intellectual property rights practices.
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Here’s where you’ll find pre-prepared letters and e-mails to send your legislators on the most pressing trade issues for our industry today. Send a letter to fight the proposed Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) and to
ask Congress to protect the hundreds of thousands of jobs tied to the
North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
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AAFA's members-only country profiles address the key features that are unique to a country but necessary for foreign businesses to understand when looking to sell within that country's borders.
AAFA Endorsed Schools and Universities
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Oct. 26, 2017 08:30 AM
Join AAFA in Hong Kong!
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade
TYPE: In-Person Event
Nov. 14, 2017 10:00 AM
On November 14, we will meet to discuss pending trade and commercial matters critical for the apparel and footwear industry.
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
LOCATION: Washington, DC
Dec. 12, 2017
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
LOCATION: Conference Call
Dec. 14, 2017 03:00 PM
Jan. 16, 2018 03:00 PM
Feb. 28, 2018
The Board of Directors Meeting and Capitol Hill Visit will take place prior to the start of the Executive Summit on February 28.
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Brand Protection, Trade
Feb. 28, 2018 02:00 PM
Join us for presentations and conversations with inspirational business leaders and policymakers at the Executive Summit!
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade, Brand Protection
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Before the government implements changes to various compliance processes, agencies often solicit comments, offering industry opportunities to provide feedback on the impact of proposed rule or process changes. AAFA provides comments on behalf of the industry. We also encourage you to submit comments directly. Here is where we share the requests for comments by agency and by deadline.
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Nov. 2, 2017 02:00 PM
This webinar will share a few preliminary findings from a Commerce/BIS study related to footwear.
TOPICS: Trade, Supply Chain
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