TITLE

CAFTA Date Passes Without Implementation

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Kristi
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
FN: Footwear News;1/9/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the non-implementation of the Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) among its several signatory countries in 2006. The spokesman for the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said in a statement that none of the countries has completed the internal procedures needed for the implementation. The agreement aims to reduce or eliminate tariffs on goods flowing between the U.S. and Central American countries. Among the countries involved in the agreement, El Salvador is closest to meeting all the obligations under CAFTA.
ACCESSION #
19556669

 

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