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08/01/2014

Ambassador Froman Travels to Guatemala to Continue Push for Enforcement of Worker Rights

05/29/2014

Joint Statement from the First Meeting of the United States—Panama Free Trade Commission of the United States- Panama Trade Promotion Agreement

04/25/2014

United States Keeps In Place Labor Case Against Guatemala

03/17/2014

USTR announces results of Out-of-Cycle-Review of El Salvador

03/06/2014

Readout of Meeting between U.S. Trade Representative Froman and Guatemalan Labor and Trade Ministers

01/28/2014

United States and Panama Hold Inaugural Meeting of the Labor Affairs Council under the U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement

11/15/2013

United States and Caribbean Community Forge Stronger Relationship

10/31/2013

American Manufacturing and Agricultural Exports on the Rise as U.S.-Panama Trade Agreement Marks One Year

10/28/2013

United States Continues to Press Guatemala on Enforcement of Worker Rights

05/29/2013

Acting U.S. Trade Representative Miriam Sapiro Hails Signature of United States-Caribbean Community Trade and Investment Framework Agreement

05/10/2013

United States and Central America-Dominican Republic Hold Environmental Affairs Council Meeting - click here.

04/11/2013

Acting U.S. Trade Representative Marantis and Acting Labor Secretary Harris Announce Groundbreaking Labor Rights Enforcement Agreement with Guatemala

10/22/2012

United States, Panama Set Date for Entry into Force of United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement

08/02/2012

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Applauds Congressional Renewal of AGOA’S Third-Country Fabric Provision, Amendments to CAFTA-DR

07/18/2012

U.S. Trade Representative Kirk Applauds Senate Finance Action to Renew AGOA's Third-Country Fabric Provision, Amend CAFTA-DR

06/21/2012

U.S. Trade Representative Kirk Applauds Congress’s Agreement To Advance Urgent AGOA, CAFTA-DR Changes

10/21/2011

Statement By U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk On Presidential Signature Of Trade Legislation

08/09/2011

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Announces Next Step in Labor Rights Enforcement Case against Guatemala

07/05/2011

Statement from USTR Kirk Regarding Announcement of House Ways & Means Committee Markup

06/30/2011

Ambassador Kirk Statement Regarding the Planned Informal Markup in The Senate Finance Committee

06/29/2011

INFO: Links on Pending Trade Agreements, TAA, Preference Programs

06/28/2011

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Welcomes Next Steps on Pending Trade Pacts, Trade Adjustment Assistance

05/16/2011

USTR Kirk Seeks Enforcement of Labor Laws in Guatemala

04/18/2011

Ambassador Ron Kirk Announces Next Step for U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement

03/02/2011

Dominican Republic - Central America - United States Free Trade Agreement to Promote U.S. and Regional Jobs through Textile and Apparel Sector

02/23/2011

Joint Statement from the Meeting of the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Commission

02/23/2011

Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Miriam Sapiro Concludes the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Commission Meeting in El Salvador

01/27/2011

Joint Communiqué From the Fifth Meeting of the Environmental Affairs Council of the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement

07/30/2010

USTR Kirk Announces Labor Rights Trade Enforcement Case Against Guatemala

12/22/2008

Statement of U.S. Trade Representative Susan C. Schwab Regarding Entry into Force of the CAFTA-DR for Costa Rica

09/30/2008

USTR Announces Agreement on Extension of Time for Costa Rica to Join the CAFTA-DR

07/21/2008

Schwab Announces Implementation of Two CAFTA-DR Textile Provisions

10/08/2007

Ambassador Schwab statement regarding the outcome of the CAFTA referendum

10/01/2007

Statement from Ambassador John Veroneau, Deputy US Trade Representative

06/28/2007

United States and Panama Sign Trade Promotion Agreement

03/01/2007

Statement of U.S. Trade Representative Susan C. Schwab Regarding Entry into Force of the CAFTA -; DR for the Dominican Republic

12/19/2006

U.S. and Panama Complete Trade Promotion Agreement Negotiations

12/05/2006

United States and Costa Rica Sign Agreement on Pocketing Fabric

06/30/2006

Statement of USTR Susan C. Schwab Regarding Entry Into Force of the CAFTA-DR for Guatemala

03/31/2006

Statement of USTR Portman Regarding Entry Into Force of the U.S. - Central America - Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) for Honduras and Nicaragua

02/24/2006

Statement of USTR Rob Portman Regarding Entry Into Force of the U.S. - Central America - Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) for El Salvador

02/13/2006

Statement of Amb. Richard T. Crowder, Chief Agricultural Negotiator, Regarding the Panama Free Trade Agreement Negotiations

12/30/2005

Statement of USTR Spokesman Stephen Norton Regarding CAFTA-DR Implementation

12/19/2005

Statement of Christin Baker, USTR Spokesperson Regarding the Implementation of the U.S., Central American, Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement

09/06/2005

U.S Trade Representative Rob Portman Statement Regarding Dominican Republic’s Passage of CAFTA-DR

08/02/2005

Statement of USTR Rob Portman on Signing of U.S.-Central American-Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement

07/27/2005

Statement of USTR Rob Portman On House Passage of CAFTA-DR

07/25/2005

Portman Praises Textile Members For Supporting CAFTA-DR

07/01/2005

Statement of USTR Rob Portman Regarding Today's Extension of Trade Promotion Authority and the U.S. Trade Agenda

06/30/2005

Statement of USTR Rob Portman regarding Senate passage of CAFTA-DR and House Ways and Means Approval

06/29/2005

USTR Rob Portman statement regarding Senate Finance Committee approval of CAFTA-DR

06/23/2005

Administration Sends CAFTA-DR Bill to Congress; Portman Says Momentum Building

06/09/2005

Portman Thanks Former President Jimmy Carter For Supporting CAFTA-DR

06/08/2005

President Jimmy Carter Letters to Sen. Grassley and Rep. Thomas in Support of CAFTA

05/20/2005

United States Approves $215 Million Investment in Honduras To Increase Trade Capacity and Assist Rural Poor

05/09/2005

Statement of USTR Rob Portman regarding the support for the Central American – Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement by a leading textile organization

04/28/2005

U.S. and CAFTA-DR Countries Hold Meetings to Expand Efforts to Implement the Agreement, Level the Playing Field and Promote Economic Growth

02/18/2005

U.S., CAFTA-DR Countries Sign Two Supplemental Agreements to Facilitate Implementing the FTA’s Environmental Provisions

08/05/2004

Dominican Republic Joins Five Central American Countries in Historic FTA with U.S.

08/05/2004

USTR Zoellick Statement at Signing of U.S.-D.R.-Central America FTA

07/23/2004

Dominican Republic to Join Central American Nations in Free Trade Agreement with United States

05/28/2004

United States and Central America Sign Historic Free Trade Agreement

05/28/2004

Centroamérica y los Estados Unidos firman histórico Tratado de Libre Comerico

05/13/2004

U.S., Central American Nations to Sign Free Trade Agreement

04/23/2004

Trade Advisory Groups Support Adding Dominican Republic to CAFTA

03/22/2004

Trade Advisory Groups Report on U.S.-Central America FTA

03/15/2004

U.S. & Dominican Republic Conclude Trade Talks Integrating the Dominican Rebublic into CAFTA

01/25/2004

U.S. and Costa Rica Reach Agreement on Free Trade

01/13/2004

Zoellick to Visit the Dominican Republic January 14 as Free Trade Negotiations Begin

12/17/2003

U.S. & Central American Countries Conclude Historic Free Trade Agreement

11/18/2003

Zoellick Meets With Central American Trade Ministers

10/02/2003

U.S. Funds Program Supporting Humane Agriculture and Wildlife Protection in Central American FTA Partners

10/01/2003

U.S. Gives $6.75 Million Grant to Support Good Labor Conditions in Central American FTA Partners

09/30/2003

Zoellick to Visit Central America October 1-3

08/04/2003

USTR Notifies Congress of Intent to Initiate Free Trade Talks with the Dominican Republic

01/08/2003

United States and Central American Nations Launch Free Trade Negotiations