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Mark Neville

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How the Tariff Shift Rule Works In a Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Mark Neville | March 4, 2016 | Free Trade Agreements

It bears repeating: the duty reduction benefits of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) programs are limited to those products that meet the eligibility criteria set forth in each of the FTAs. Unless the goods qualify, and unless the importer is able to prove to U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) satisfaction that the goods qualify, they are not going to benefit.

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