Promotes Favorable Trade Policies for Industry
Summary of SFIA Activities on International Trade
The sports and fitness industry is growing globally and SFIA works to ensure that the most favorable trade environment for its members. SFIA pursues trade policies that reduce trade barriers and lower the cost of getting products to market.
More Information on International Trade
International Trade Issues monitored by the SFIA include International Trade includes trade policies, tariffs and duties, free trade agreements and Asia trade & currency issues.
On January 15, 2020, President Trump signed the Phase One trade agreement with China. Please refer to the following documents for more information regarding "Phase One":
- Phase One Agreement
- Phase One Economic and Trade Agreement Fact Sheet: Expanding Trade
- Phase One Economic and Trade Agreement Fact Sheet: Intellectual Property
- Phase One Economic and Trade Agreement Fact Sheet: Macroeconomic Policies & Exchange Rate
- Phase One Economic and Trade Agreement Fact Sheet: Technology Transfer
Trade Policies & Agreements:
The SFIA is working to eliminate or reduce trade barriers on SFIA Member products through promoting trade agreements with partners that increase market penetration.
SFIA is promoting the industry's interests by supporting free trade agreements with Asian countries.
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