CBTPA

AcronymDefinition
CBTPACaribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act
CBTPACoalition for Better Third Party Access (Canada)
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Given final ratification of the U.S.-Dominican Republic-Central American Free Trade Agreement (US-DR-CAFTA) in 2005, anticipated ratification by the DR in 2007, the ratification of the Caribbean Single Market (CSM) in 2006, initiatives toward creation of a Central American Customs Union, and the projected expiration of the CBTPA in 2008, it is timely to evaluate if the Caribbean Basin has benefited as intended from 20-plus years of trade agreements.
6 is accompanied by a proposal to reduce some of the trade benefits the region received under CBI and CBTPA legislation.
The new rules allow the region's assembly plants to use textiles from the US or other CBTPA countries, and to cut and assemble the finished goods.
From the 1980s through 2006, El Salvador benefitted from preferential trade agreements, such as the Caribbean Basin Initiative and later the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA) of 2000, which provided many of its exports, especially apparel and related items, duty-free entry into the U.S.
Benefits for both Haitian and American importers and exporters are available under the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA)--which provides for duty-free export of many Haitian products assembled from U.S.
Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA), the newest version of the Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI).
In addition to FTAs, the United States extends unilateral trade preferences to some countries in the region through trade preference programs such as the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) and the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA).
market through the Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI), the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA) and the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP).
"A number of our manufacturer members in the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) have bricks and mortar investment In the CBTPA region," said AAFA President/CEO Kevin Burke, "so our focus on the region is strategic and long term." Mr.
Under the current preferential treatment, the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA), duty-free import is reserved for apparel using U.S.
The newspaper points out that exports of products manufactured in local free zones under the CBTPA parity act were up 30%.
market through the Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI), the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership act (CBTPA), and the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP).