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How can I export Ugandan Organic Food to the U.S. Under AGOA?

Published on February 08, 2017

I am a Uganda American based in Boston Massachusetts, and I wish to export Ugandan Foods which are Chemical Free i.e. Organic: These include : Cattle or Beef, Goats, Chicken and Fresh Vegetables. We also wish to export Dry Cocoa Beans, Bee Honey, Mangoes, Dry eye-chilli etc. Please advise on how one can do this and help the youth who are not employed, and the poor. 

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Are Detergents eligible Products for Export to the U.S.?

Published on February 08, 2017

Are detergents an eligible product for export to the U.S?,

  1. If detergents are eligible, what is required to be able to export detergents to the U.S?
  2. Does AGOA provide a platform for suppliers to be able to advertise their products?
  3. What certifications if any are required to be able to export to the U.S. Any other information you can supply to us will be highly appreciated. 
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Exporting through AGOA from Tanzania.

Published on September 05, 2016

I am looking for information on how to start exporting through AGOA from Tanzania. Can you please tell me where to look?

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Is egg tray eligible for export under AGOA?

Published on September 05, 2016

I wish to start an egg tray manufacturing business using recycled paper with the aim of exporting these products, please inform me if these products are eligible for the AGOA market. I am Based in Botswana, Southern Africa. Please feel free to contact me for any further information.

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Export artificial hand-tied fishing flies to the U.S.

Published on September 05, 2016

I used to make and export artificial hand-tied fishing flies to the U.S. some years ago.

  1. I want to know if this is a product under AGOA at the moment.
  2. I also want to know what the U.S. Fisheries & Wildlife Department regulations are regarding this product i.e.what documentation would I need to provide with each consignment? I'm thinking of re-starting this business and want to know what the environment is at the moment.
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Importing fabric from AGOA eligible country to a non-AGOA eligible country.

Published on September 05, 2016

If the fabric is imported to AGOA eligible country from a Non-AGOA eligible country;

  1. Can garment components that are cut and assembled out of the imported fabric in the AGOA country still qualify for the duty-free?
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Does jewelry fall under AGOA products?

Published on September 05, 2016

Does jewelry, Harmonized Tariff Code 7117.19 exported from South Africa fall under the AGOA eligible products?

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How can I get contacts in the USA?

Published on September 05, 2016

How can I get contact from USA who will be interested in buying my products?

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Is leather footwear eligible under AGOA?

Published on September 05, 2016
  1. Is leather footwear eligible under AGOA?  
  2. Can imported leather be utilized to manufacture end product in AGOA territory?

 

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Is AGOA only for Textiles?

Published on September 05, 2016

1.Is AGOA only for textiles?  I am interested in exporting Tea to the USA.

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