As the industry’s source for supply chain compliance, AAFA helps you stay ahead of sustainability and social responsibility matters, chemical management, transportation and logistics, and more.
Oct. 17, 2019
AAFA statement responding to the release of Connecting the Dots in Xinjiang: Forced Labor, Forced Assimilation, and Western Supply Chains from CSIS.
Oct. 15, 2019
AAFA submitted comments to USTR highlighting the industry's concerns with foreign online and physical marketplaces that “engage in or facilitate substantial copyright piracy or trademark counterfeiting."
Oct. 11, 2019
AAFA reacts to the Trump administration’s announcement that the tariff rate on $200 billion worth of goods will not increase from 25 to 30 percent as planned.
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Learn about (and take part in) this collaborative industry effort to address potential forced labor risks for migrant workers in the global supply chain.
77% of all apparel, footwear, and home textile products imported to the U.S. from China will be hit with an additional 10% tariff on September 1. The other 23% will be hit on December 15. Help us fight back!
AAFA provides its members with a collection of ever-growing state-specific information and guidance.
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Nov. 7, 2019 08:30 AM
AAFA heads back to Hong Kong to convene industry leaders taking on complex and fast-paced demands of an industry in transition.
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade, Brand Protection
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: Hong Kong
Nov. 6, 2019 02:00 PM
AAFA and WRAP at Target's Hong Kong Headquarters to discuss social compliance.
TOPICS: Supply Chain
LOCATION: Kowloon, Hong Kong
Nov. 19, 2019 10:00 AM
On November 19, we will meet to discuss pending trade and regulatory matters critical for the apparel and footwear industry.
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
LOCATION: Washington, DC
Nov. 20, 2019 10:00 AM
The Committee discusses CSR issues and develops tools, policies, and best practices to help companies address those challenges.
Nov. 21, 2019 10:00 AM
The Committee discusses sustainability issues facing the industry and develops innovative solutions to meet those challenges.
Dec. 10, 2019 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
LOCATION: Conference Call
Dec. 12, 2019 03:00 PM
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Oct. 23, 2019 02:00 PM
Wasted time can seriously hinder success. With little room for error, teams must work efficiently to keep up with today's demands. But how?
Oct. 24, 2019 02:00 PM
This webinar will cover how to use the MTB and China exclusion process to avoid tariffs and help lessen the impact to your company.
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade
Nov. 5, 2019 02:00 PM
This webinar will provide guidance on how to look beyond the regulations to incorporate product safety in every product.
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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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