Office of the United States Trade Representative

AAFA seeks end to 301 China tariffs, interim robust exclusions process

AAFA's vice president of trade and customs policy Beth Hughes has told the United States Trade Representative (USTR) the Section…

US free trade coalition urges USTR to publish China Section 301 tariffs review

AFT, which is a coalition of US businesses, trade organisations and workers united against tariffs, said it appreciates the short-term…

Week in review: Countering fashion sourcing geopolitics with death of US free trade deals

The World Fashion Convention, which was co-hosted by the International Apparel Federation and Sewn Products Equipment & Suppliers of the…

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US April apparel imports show China taking heavy hit from forced labour measures Apparel imports to the US from China…

US apparel, footwear sectors welcome report on fake goods crackdown

The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) has expressed its gratitude to the Office of the United States Trade Representative…

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Here are last week’s top trending stories on Just Style: Crystal International denim range with natural dyeing technique makes debut…

Innovation, sustainability, traceability heart of Made in US label

Following a visit to the Carolinas to see US textile manufacturers in action, USTR Senior Advisors Beth Baltzan and Jamila…

Section 301 tariffs on China imports to remain in place

In September 2020, more than 6,000 plaintiffs filed lawsuits challenging the List 3 and List 4A tariffs as unlawful under…

US, Indo-Pacific Economic Framework ‘smokescreen’ to reduce China sourcing

The 13 countries that sit within the United States and Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF), including apparel sourcing countries…

Apparel industry praises USTR intellectual property rights review

The latest annual “Special 301” Report conducted by the USTR has reviewed more than 100 trading partners and placed 27 of…