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China Presents Offer to United States in Advance of G20 Meeting

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15 November 2018
The Chinese government has presented an offer to the United States in advance of the meeting between...

Abercrombie & Fitch, Levi's Join Time to Vote Campaign

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26 October 2018
USFIA members Abercrombie & Fitch and Levi Strauss & Co. joined nearly 150 other companies in launch...

Destination Africa to Highlight New Sourcing Opportunities

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26 October 2018
If you’re thinking about diversifying your sourcing, either to manage risks, or mitigate the impact...

New Report: Conflict Gold May Reach U.S. Companies’ Supply Chains

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26 October 2018
Gold continues to be the leading factor leading to conflict in the Congo. An estimated $300-$600 mil...

OFF THE CUFF Member Newsletter for October 2018

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26 October 2018
Akin Gump Alert: New De Minimis Changes Pose Risk to U.S. Express Carriers & Consumers USFIA Associa...

USTR Plans to Start Trade Negotiations with Japan, United Kingdom, EU

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17 October 2018
On October 18th, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer notified Congress that the Trump Admini...

CBP Rulings Affect Sourcing Alternatives to the Section 301 Tariffs

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15 October 2018
As discussed during last week’s webinar, How to Fight the Trade War: Triage your Supply Chain, Mexic...