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How international trade agreements factor into the food industry

By Carolyn Heneghan – Food Drive – Aug/31/2015 TPP, TTIP, organic equivalencies — trade agreements have been all over the headlines for the past few months. But what is the impact for food and beverage companies in the U.S.? Historically, international trade agreements were meant to open up markets and mainly involved removing two primary […]

Visit of Colombian Jewelers to Miami

A group of  over a dozen Colombian jewelers  are visiting Miami in a exploratory trade mission between the 15 and 19 July 2013 for the purpose of publicizing their products, learning new technologies, and learn about the opportunities provided by the  Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement by exchanging information with northamerican colleagues. The mission is organized by the […]


ECUADOR: CUSTOMS, TAXES, and DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS: IT PRODUCTS and SERVICES IMPORTS A. Is this country a member of the Information Technology Agreement? B. Customs documentation requirements for IT products C. Software: duties and taxes, updates, licenses, electronically delivered D. IT services: tax treatment and other regulations E. Refurbished, used, or repaired computer equipment imports