07/19/2017 – Department of Commerce
Initiation of Antidumping Duty (AD) Investigations of Imports of Low Melt Polyester Staple Fiber (Low Melt PSF) from the Republic of Korea (Korea) and Taiwan.
Preliminary injury determination from the USITC on or before August 11, 2017.
May 2017 Textile and Apparel Import Report
07/05/2017 – Request for Comments and Notice of Public Hearing Concerning an
Out-of-Cycle Review of Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda Eligibility for Benefits under AGOA.
Petition filed by Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association. Public comments due July 21.
The United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced today the outcome of the Trump Administration’s Annual Review under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP)
, which included adding certain Travel Good lines under consideration to GSP for ALL beneficiaries, effective July 1, 2017.
05/23/2017 – USTR is soliciting
on negotiating objectives regarding modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico. Written comments and notifications of intent
to testify must be received by Monday, June 12, 2017. A public hearing will be held at 9 a.m. in the Main Hearing Room of the United States International Trade
Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436, on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.
05/22/2017 – CITA is soliciting
request from the Government of Bahrain
to modify the U.S.-Bahrain FTA rules of origin for certain knit and woven apparel. Comments must be received by July 21, 2017.
Determination to Approve CAFTA-DR Commercial Availability Request
Certain Two-Way Stretch Polyester/Rayon/Spandex Twill Weave Fabric:
05/01/2017 Office of the United States Trade Representative released the
2017 “Special 301” Report,
reviewing global developments on trade and intellectual property and identifying trading partners with harmful records on protection, enforcement, or market access for U.S. innovators and creators.