The Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Chapter of the U.S.-South Korea trade agreement contains state-of-the-art protections spanning all types of intellectual property, and requirements to join key multilateral IPR agreements. It also contains strong enforcement provisions to ensure that American intellectual property rights are efficiently and effectively protected in South Korea.
The U.S.-South Korea trade agreement makes sure that American manufacturers of medicines and medical devices are able to compete in South Korea, based on fair, predictable, and understandable rules and regulations. At the same time, the agreement will help to promote high-quality health care and improve access to safe and effective medicines and medical devices, both patented and generic, in both countries.
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Colombia is an important market for U.S. textiles and apparel. The U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement opens new market access opportunities for U.S.
In an increasingly dynamic environment, U.S.
America’s small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy.
The United States is highly competitive in services trade – providing information and communications technology services, wholesale and retail distribution, express deliver
Manufactured goods account for almost 90 percent of U.S. exports to Colombia – totaling $10.7 billion in 2010. Between 2008 and 2010 the top five U.S.
Foreign investment delivers significant economic benefits to U.S. companies and American workers. When U.S.
Government procurement typically represents 10 to 15 percent of a country’s Gross Domestic Product.