Profiting From the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Free Trade Negotiations: Winn
Apparel, Footwear, and Supply Chain
8:00 - 9:30am (first 15-20 minutes is for networking) Light breakfast included Hosted by the Apparel and Footwear Committee This interactive presentation updates attendees on the latest developments of the Lima Round of TPP Negotiations scheduled to conclude by May 28th. The focus of the presentation will be on the prospects and specifics on proposals for duty free access for textile, apparel, footwear and related soft goods.
Specific discussion points will include: (1) An analysis of the competing negotiating objectives on Textile, Apparel and Footwear; (2) Proposals for Rules of Origin, Tariff Phase-Outs, and Short Supply; (3) Timeline for the Negotiating Process; (4) Analysis of Current Export and Import Trends impacting the TPP negotiations; (5) Position and relative influence of various interests groups on the negotiations; (6)How to make your voice heard; (7) Early indications on flexibility and opportunities for specific products.
The American Chamber of Commerce in HK 1904 Bank of America Tower 12 Harcourt Road Central, Hong Kong