Endangered stability of 12 thousand workers in maquilas
Honduras has 60 days to initiate consultations against the application of safeguard. For some experts this is the first message from Washington in its dealings of government
Saturday, January 19, 2008
The United States government justified the intention to implement a safeguard measure on the export of cotton socks from Honduras, in view of the increase of 99 per cent in exports. The Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements (CITA) Honduras notified of his intention to apply a safeguard measure to textiles imported cotton socks to the United States.
The Panamanian government could implement measures against Colombia because of its extension of the tariff on re-exports from the Colon Free Zone.
Costa Rica is looking to hold trade negotiations in the future with Peru and Colombia, Trade Minister Marco Vinicio Ruiz said. But first the United States will have to ratify its free trade accord with Colombia, he added.
FOB exports of general goods registered growth of 10.5%, while CIF imports of general merchandise increased by 5.4%.
The Dominican Republic adopted protectionist measures on Panamanian exports of sports socks and clothing.
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