The U.S. Trade Representative has set U.S. dollar supply thresholds to implement certain obligations under the U.S. trade agreement effective January 1, 2018 for calendar years 2018 and 2019. The Trade Agreements Act of 1979 (TAA), Pub.L. 96-39, 93 Stat. 144, adopted on July 26, 1979, codified on July 19. C ch. 13 (19 U.S.C. It outlined the modalities for the implementation of the Tokyo round of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade. In accordance with the provisions of Executive Order 12260 and in order to meet the commitments of the U.S.
trade agreement, U.S. Trade Representative Robert E. Lighthizer, implemented U.S. dollar supply thresholds for calendar years 2018 and 2019, Executive Order 12260 requires the U.S. Trade Representative to set dollar procurement thresholds for title III of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 as amended (19 U.C 2511 and following). These commitments apply to covered purchases above or above the U.S. dollar thresholds. . Quotes are generated automatically from bibliographic data and may not be complete or accurate. (1) supply of goods and services – $180,000; And….
This notice applies on January 1, 2018 for calendar years 2018 and 2019. Chief of Staff, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. . . . (2) Purchase of works – 10.441.216 USD. The TAA may limit purchases of goods and services for federal contracts when the Program Management Office decides to verify AAA compliance. In many ways, the TAA replaces the Buy American Act because the TAA allows the president to waive, under certain conditions, the Buy American Act. Sub-paragraph 25.4 of the Federal Acquisitions Regulations (FAR) contains guidelines for AAT compliance.  In general, a product complies with TAA when manufactured in the United States or in a Designated Country.
Designated countries include: . . . A. Central authorities listed in Appendix 1 of the United Kingdom: . . The U.S. Congress. United States Code: Trade Agreements Act of , 19 U.S.C 1982.
www.loc.gov/item/uscode1982-007019013/. You`ll find tips on compiling full quotes in quotes from primary sources. . C. Others in the U.S. Schedule 15-A plan, Section 3: . It is remarkable that the People`s Republic of China is absent. For a complete list of designated countries, see FAR 25.003.  Scott Pietan, Director of International Public Procurement Policy, at (202) 395-9646 or email@example.com.