Trade Agreements with Colombia, Panama and South Korea: What Are We Waiting For?

Publication Date: August 2010

Publisher: National Center for Policy Analysis (U.S.)

Author(s): Rafael Gomes

Research Area: Trade

Keywords: trade agreements ; columbia; panama; South Korea

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


American businesses pay billions of dollars in tariffs each year on exports to countries that are willing to eliminate those tariffs. Why? Because Congress has failed to ratify three key trade agreements already negotiated and signed by the United States.