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North American Free Trade Agreement; Preference Override

The United States, Canada and Mexico have agreed to liberalize provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) preference rules of origin that relate to certain goods, including certain spices. However, such liberalization cannot take effect unless U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) amends its regulations to allow the NAFTA preference override to apply to certain spice products and other food products. This document proposes such an amendment.

Date: 
Friday, July 8, 2016
Source: 
81 FR 44555
Last modified: 
July 8, 2016