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Korean FTA Takes Effect March 15th

KORUS FTA, a new free trade agreement between the United States and South Korea, will take effect March 15th. It will eliminate 95% of tariffs on consumer products over the next five years, including immediately eliminating trade protections on heavy textiles and footwear. This is… Read More

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Tunisia Trade Talks Reopen After Revolution

The US government has reopened trade talks with Tunisia, following that country’s spring revolution. By enhancing ties between the two countries, the US hopes to insure that Tunisia makes a stable and sustainable transition to democracy. Negotiations are occurring under a 2002 framework called the… Read More

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