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Letter from House Committee on Foreign Affairs - regarding investigation into effectiveness of AGOA

Letter from House Committee on Foreign Affairs - regarding investigation into effectiveness of AGOA

Letter to the U.S. Comptroller General by the US House Foreign Affairs Committee requesting a study to examine the effectiveness of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) in an effort to better increase investment, trade and job growth...
Ethiopia - National AGOA Strategy (DRAFT)

Ethiopia - National AGOA Strategy (DRAFT)

[Note: an updated strategy is currently being prepared]. The Ethiopian Ministry of Trade, in cooperation with the African Trade Policy Center of the UNECA, has undertaken a grand initiative to develop a National AGOA Response Strategy to identify...
Organisation Ethiopia Ministry of Trade / UNECA
Publication Date 25 November 2015
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Handbook on the GSP Scheme of the United States 2010 (UNCTAD)

Handbook on the GSP Scheme of the United States 2010 (UNCTAD)

This handbook is a part of a series of publications aimed at helping exporters, producers and government officials to utilize the trade opportunities available under the various GSP schemes.  
Author UNCTAD
Organisation UNCTAD
Publication Date 24 June 2010
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The US GSP: Background and renewal debate 2013

The US GSP: Background and renewal debate 2013

The expiration of the GSP in July 2013 means that renewal of the program is likely to be a legislative issue in the first session of the 113th Congress. In recent years, renewal of trade preference programs in general, and of the GSP program in...
Author Vivian C. Jones
Organisation Congressional Research Service
Publication Date 09 January 2013
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SATH Announcement - Textile Buyer-Seller meeting 20 June 2011

SATH Announcement - Textile Buyer-Seller meeting 20 June 2011

Announcement details for the Trade Hub's textiles buyer-seller meeting to be held 21-22 June in Cape Town. The primary objective of the Business to Business (B2B) meeting is to generate more business for Southern African textile and apparel...
Author Mark Bennet
Organisation USAID Trade Hub
Publication Date 05 May 2011
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GSP Handbook (UNCTAD) 2003

GSP Handbook (UNCTAD) 2003

Handbook / Guide on the General System of Preferences (GSP) of the United States. This guide includes features of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) as it relates to the GSP. Prepared by the UNCTAD Technical Cooperation Project on...
Author UNCTAD
Organisation United Nations
Publication Date 13 May 2003
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US GSP Renewal - October 2011

US GSP Renewal - October 2011

Legislation passed by the US Congress and signed into law to re-enact the US GSP and restrospectively apply the GSP preferences for 2011 since the former GSP expired in December 2010.
Author US Congress
Organisation US Congress
Publication Date 01 October 2011
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Guidebook to the US GSP 2006

Guidebook to the US GSP 2006

Guidebook to the US Generalised System of Preferences, on which AGOA is based.
Author Office of the US Trade Representative
Organisation USTR
Publication Date 01 January 2006
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List of GSP-Eligible Countries 2003

List of GSP-Eligible Countries 2003

This document lists all Sub-Saharan African Countries eligible for benefits under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP). GSP eligibility does not automatically imply AGOA-eligibility, although it forms the basis on which certain countries...
Author n/a
Organisation n/a
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Mauritius - National AGOA Strategy

Mauritius - National AGOA Strategy

The preferential market access granted to Mauritius and other African countries through the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has played a critical role in spurring Mauritius’ exports with the U.S. The textiles and apparel sector grew...
Organisation USAID / East Africa Trade Hub
Publication Date 30 May 2013
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Kenya - National AGOA Strategy 2012 (new version below)

Kenya - National AGOA Strategy 2012 (new version below)

The preferential market access granted to Kenya and other African countries through the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has played a critical role in spurring Kenya’s exports with the US. This has been most dramatic in the case of the...
Organisation USAID / Chemonics International
Publication Date 28 June 2012
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AGOA Countries: Challenges and considerations in exporting horticultural products to the United States

AGOA Countries: Challenges and considerations in exporting horticultural products to the United States

Congress, the Administration, and other stakeholders continue to be involved in serious efforts to improve upon the African Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA), which was first signed into law a decade ago, on May 18, 2000. To meet its objective of...
Author Richard Pasco
Organisation McLeod, Watkinson & Miller
Publication Date 31 July 2010
US Customs (CBP) Form 7501 for US Imports

US Customs (CBP) Form 7501 for US Imports

United States CBP Customs Form 7501, for US importers, used for importing goods into the United States. Expires 31 August 2014.
Author US Customs (CBP)
Organisation US Customs (CBP)
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