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NFTC Statement on USITC COVID-19 Related Products Report

Washington D.C. - National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC) President Rufus Yerxa today issued a statement following the publication of the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) report on COVID-19 Related Goods: U.S. Imports and Tariffs:

"This ITC report makes it clear that immediate suspension of tariffs on these items is justified and really important to fighting the pandemic. The NFTC joins Chairman Neal in urging the Administration to move with due haste to suspend all tariffs on these products."


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Serving America's Global Businesses Since 1914- The National Foreign Trade Council ( is a leading business organization advocating an open, rules- based global trading system. Founded in 1914 by a broad-based group of American companies, the NFTC now serves its member companies through its office in Washington D.C.

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