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Office of Trade

Office of Trade (OT) employees facilitate legitimate trade, enforce U.S. laws, and protect the American economy as well as consumer health and safety.

Office of Trade


Every day, the men and women who support the trade mission of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilitate the flow of legitimate trade, enforce U.S. trade laws and regulations to create a level playing field for American businesses, and protect the economy and the public from unsafe and unfair import practices. Collaborating with industry and government partners, we create a fair, competitive, and safe trade environment, and we enforce U.S. trade laws to protect national economic security. If you're looking to make your mark on the world, join our team. 



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