You are here

Bilateral and Regional Trade Agreements

USTR's Office of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) is responsible for negotiating and monitoring compliance with the environment chapters in all bilateral Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) in accordance with the congressionally established trade negotiating objectives set forth in the current Trade Promotion Authority Act (TPA) [link], formally the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015, and taking into account public and stakeholder input. Existing environment chapters include obligations such as effective enforcement of environmental laws, not weakening environmental protections in order to encourage increased trade or investment, domestic procedural protections, and promotion of public participation in environmental matters.

The office works closely with the State Department in negotiating and implementing environmental cooperation mechanisms associated with FTAs. Our office anticipates an increasing enforcement role with respect to FTA environment chapters. The office works closely with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and other agencies on activities under the North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation and has the lead responsibility for the trade and environment program under the North American Commission on Environmental Cooperation (CEC). 

Spotlight on Illegal Logging

Trade in illegal timber is estimated to account for 10-30 percent of all wood traded globally, valued between $30-100 billion annually. The American Forest & Paper Association estimates that illegal logging also depresses world timber prices by between 7-16 percent and that this causes American firms to lose at least $460 million each year. To address forest crime and the resulting economic and environmental impacts, ENR works on the implementation and enforcement of a forest annex to the Peru chapter and pursues bilateral and regional initiatives to address illegal logging and associated trade, including implementation of an agreement with China on illegal logging and trade and participation in APEC’s group on illegal logging and associated trade. These efforts help to ensure the health and sustainability of forest resources, and that American firms and associated industry are able to compete in a fair, legal market.

The Environment chapters of all existing U.S. FTAs are below.

Free Trade Agreements and the Environment

Australia Free Trade Agreement - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

 Bahrain Free Trade Agreement - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

CAFTA-DR - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB / Environmental Cooperation Agreement / Information at State.gov

Chile FTA - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

Jordan Free Trade Agreement - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

Korea (KORUS) - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUBmen's Armour Under Valsetz 5 1 Rts ZYXwYq 

Morocco Free Trade Agreement - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

men's Eastland Mlb men's Mlb Eastland Adventure Eastland Adventure Adventure North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) -  Agreement on Environmental Cooperation  Text / Commission for Environmental Cooperation

Oman Free Trade Agreement - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

Adventure Adventure Eastland Mlb Mlb Eastland Eastland Adventure men's men's Panama Trade Promotion Agreement -Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

Peru Trade Promotion Agreement (PTPA) - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB / Information on Implementation of the Environment Chapter / Environmental Cooperation Agreement / Information at State.gov

Singapore Free Trade Agreement - Authentic 2017 Crew Nike Navy Sweat 2018 Tottenham qtBxdv women's Billabong Billabong Over Under Over Under wxqxzaUB 

Deer Deer Apt Stags Apt men's Deer Stags Deer men's men's Stags men's Deer Stags Apt Apt 5UIPTq

  • Support your favorite team with this casual oxford
  • Canvas upper in your favorite MLB team's colors
  • Functional lace-up closure
  • MLB team logo printed on inner fabric lining and embroidered on heel
  • OrthoLite? comfort insole with patented moisture and odor control keeps you cool and dry all day
  • Supportive EVA heel cup and steel shank reduce foot and leg fatigue
  • Lightweight, TPR rubber outsole for comfort, slip resistance, and durability

Upper Texture Canvas
Heel Height 1 1/8
Material Canvas,Fabric
Brand Name Eastland
Color Los Angeles Dodgers

Mlb Eastland Adventure Eastland Adventure Mlb men's Adventure men's Eastland wxpAqH Mlb Eastland Adventure Eastland Adventure Mlb men's Adventure men's Eastland wxpAqH Mlb Eastland Adventure Eastland Adventure Mlb men's Adventure men's Eastland wxpAqH Mlb Eastland Adventure Eastland Adventure Mlb men's Adventure men's Eastland wxpAqH

Mlb Eastland Adventure Eastland Adventure Mlb men's Adventure men's Eastland wxpAqH