How can we make trade safer, cheaper, simpler, and faster for American businesses? Easy. The newly minted Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) is a game-changer for the way goods cross borders and move around the world. What is the TFA?
TFA creates mechanisms that bring all 164 WTO member countries to a higher standard for how goods cross borders.
In simpler terms: the TFA will minimize the hassle of doing business globally. But that’s not it. There are three key benefits to TFA that our sponsor, UPS, talks about in the Longitudes blog post below.
- Security: Trade facilitation and more secure supply chains
- Frictionless trade: Reaching more consumers
- Raising standards: Strengthening the supply chain’s weakest links
Read more here.
Note: Don’t miss our next WEGG webinar 3/8/17 on “Regulations, Conventions, and Battles of the Spirit: The International Trade of Craft Spirits,” and presented by Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart, President and Co-founder of KOVAL Distillery. Register here:
Event is no charge but you must register in advance to attend.