: Central America-Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) is composed of the United States and Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua.Implementation dates, depending upon the country, range from March 1, 2006 through January 1, 2009.
A current link to the general not including the General Rules of Origin, Definitions, Value (including Regional Value Content and De Minimis), Sets, Packing and Packaging Materials, Indirect Materials, Recordkeeping and the all-important Product Specific Rules of Origin.
It is the responsibility of the importer to claim preferential treatment for a given shipment at the time that the good is cleared through the customs authority.
Despite the fact that the ultimate responsibility for claiming preferential treatment lies with the importer, information needed to support the claim for preferential treatment may need to be provided by the producer.
Go to the TPL Threshold to Fill List to see almost closed and closed quotas.
Use this tool to learn the duty that your CAFTA-DR goods will pay upon importation into the United States both today and in future years.