TRALAC - Trade Law Centre

Event: Live webinar on importing textiles and apparels into the US

Thursday, 20 August 2020

Source: AllFashion Sourcing | USAID TradeHub

Allfashion sourcing launches its first webinar in a series leading up to its virtual event in November.

The webinar series is supported by the USAID Southern Africa Trade and Investment Hub.
Date: 24 August 2020
Time: 15h00-17h00
Theme: Importing Textiles and Apparels into the United States

Join us for a training assembly where experts on the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) program share the tools to successfully access the United States market.

The webinar will cover an overview of the relevant legal framework, which will include the laws and regulations for textiles and apparel imports into the United States, insights into South African manufacturers and their specific export considerations, as well as specific AGOA utilization insights from a Lesotho-based export firm. 

The event will also include a question and answer session. The two-hour webinar will be facilitated by Allfashion Sourcing in partnership with the USAID Southern Africa Trade and Investment Hub (USAID TradeHub).

Speakers include George Makore (USAID Trade Hub), Claude Moodley, (Trade and Investment KZN), Jane Forest (US Customs and Trade Hub consultant), David Chen (Lesotho Textile Export Association) and Andre Saldias (Trade Hub)

  • Registration on the Zoom platform is at the following link