The United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA) has officially joined the Trade Benefits America Coalition ( to advocate for Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). The coalition’s mission is to educate policymakers and the public on the benefits of trade and U.S. trade agreements, and educate on and advocate for updated TPA as an important tool for pursuing pending and future negotiations to provide further opportunities for U.S. economic growth and job creation. The coalition’s members include a wide range of associations and companies that are dedicated to the pursuit of U.S. international trade agreements that benefit American businesses, farmers, workers, and consumers. The Coalition believes that passage of updated Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation is important to help ensure America continues to benefit from trade.