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Jun. 12, 2017

AAFA Submits Comments To Administration On NAFTA Modernization

AAFA submitted comments to the Trump Administration in preparation for the NAFTA modernization negotiations.

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June 13, 2017

AAFA Urges Sides to Agree to Extension of West Coast Port Labor Contract

AAFA joined 120 organizations in sending a letter applauding the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) for agreeing to early discussions on a contract extension.

TOPICS: Supply Chain

TYPE: Letters and Comments

6/13/2017 5:57:13 PM

June 12, 2017

AAFA Sends FPI Reform Comments To OMB

AAFA submitted comments to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) outlining a series of reforms to Federal Prison Industries (FPI).

TOPICS: Supply Chain

TYPE: Letters and Comments

6/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

June 12, 2017

AAFA Submits Comments To Administration On NAFTA Modernization

AAFA submitted comments to the Trump Administration in preparation for the NAFTA modernization negotiations.

TOPICS: Trade

TYPE: Letters and Comments

6/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

June 7, 2017

AAFA Sends Letter to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen

AAFA sent a letter to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen expressing concerns with two proposed laws being considered by the Cambodian government regarding the minimum wage and arbitration of worker-employer disputes.

TOPICS: Supply Chain

TYPE: Letters and Comments

6/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

June 1, 2017

AAFA Unveils New Logo and Website to Better Serve Industry Needs

The American Apparel & Footwear Association today unveiled its new website and updated logo to further enhance its position as the leading apparel and footwear industry representative in Washington.

TOPICS: AAFA News

TYPE: Press Releases

6/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

May 31, 2017

Press Highlights

TOPICS: AAFA News

TYPE: Press Highlights

5/31/2017 12:00:00 AM