AGOA Annual Eligibility Reviews - Document Downloads

Eligibility Review 2019: Submission by HRW regarding Tanzania

Author
Neela Ghoshal
Organisation
Human Rights Watch
Publication Date
16 August 2019

Eligibility Review 2019: Submission by DR Congo Civil Society (re DR Congo)

Author
Andr Milenge Mwenelwata
Organisation
CHRISTIAN MUTUAL HELP TRADE UNION
Publication Date
16 August 2019

Eligibility Review 2019: Submission by Stephen Lande (Manchester Trade)

Author
Stephen Lande
Organisation
Manchester Trade
Publication Date
16 August 2019

Eligibility Review 2019: Submission by Congolese Civil Society (re DR Congo)

Author
Richie LONTULUNGU
Organisation
Higher Academy of the Congolese Civil Society
Publication Date
16 August 2019

Eligibility Review 2019: Submission by DRC Embassy (re DR Congo)

Author
Ambassador Francois Balumuene
Organisation
Embassy of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Publication Date
14 August 2019

Eligibility Review 2019: Submission by Cassandra Waters (re Mauritania)

Author
Cassandra Waters
Organisation
AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR AND CONGRESS OF INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONS (AFL-CIO)
Publication Date
14 August 2019

Tentative calendar of public hearings

Author
USITC
Organisation
USITC
Publication Date
23 July 2019

Eligibility Review 2019: NOTICE and CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS pertaining to 2020 year

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is announcing the initiation of the annual review of the eligibility of the sub-Saharan African countries to receive the benefits of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). The AGOA Implementation Subcommittee of the Trade Policy Staff Committee (Subcommittee) is developing recommendations for the President on AGOA country eligibility for calendar year 2020. The Subcommittee requests comments for this review and will conduct a public hearing on this matter.

Author
USTR
Organisation
USTR
Publication Date
28 June 2019

Institution of investigation and scheduling of public hearing

Author
USITC
Organisation
USITC
Publication Date
29 June 2019

AGOA legal, eligibility and review provisions

An overview of AGOA's legal provisions including the eligibility criteria, annual reviews, out-of-cycle review provisions, procedures, and current eligibility status for AGOA and related textile provisions. Double-sided brochure

Author
Eckart Naumann
Organisation
Trade Law Centre (tralac)
Publication Date
21 December 2018

Eligibility Review 2018: Submission by the International Intellectual Property Alliance

Author
Kevin Rosenbaum
Organisation
International Intellectual Property Alliance
Publication Date
02 August 2018

Eligibility Review 2018: Submission by the International Intellectual Property Alliance (SUMMARY)

Author
Kevin Rosenbaum
Organisation
International Intellectual Property Alliance
Publication Date
01 August 2018

Eligibility Review 2018: NOTICE and CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

This notice announces the initiation of the annual review of the eligibility of the sub-Saharan African countries to receive the benefits of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). The AGOA Implementation Subcommittee of the Trade Policy Staff Committee (Subcommittee) is developing recommendations for the President on AGOA country eligibility for calendar year 2019. The Subcommittee is requesting written public comments for this review and will conduct a public hearing on this matter. The Subcommittee will consider the written comments, written testimony, and oral testimony in developing recommendations for the President. Comments received related to the child labor criteria also may be considered by the Secretary of Labor in the preparation of the U.S. Department of Labor's report on child labor as required under the Trade Act of 1974. This notice identifies the eligibility criteria that must be considered under AGOA, and lists those sub-Saharan African countries that are currently eligible for the benefits of AGOA and those that were ineligible for such benefits in 2018.

Author
Federal Register
Organisation
Federal Register
Publication Date
06 July 2018
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Eligibility Review 2017: Submission by the Manganese Metal Company

Public comments by the Manganese Metal Co (South Africa) at the AGOA review hearings on 23 August 2017. 

Author
Madelein Todd
Organisation
Manganese Metal Co
Publication Date
30 August 2017