Killing drawback would be a mistake

Nogueras, Anthony
August 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/25/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 34, p46
Comments on the proposal of the U.S. Office of the Trade Representative to limit duty-drawback benefits in multilateral free-trade agreements. Background on the duty-drawback law; Opinion of the office on drawback; Impact of the Nafta drawback restrictions on several industries including automobile.


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