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We are Trade for America

American Farm Bureau Federation, Business Roundtable, National Association of Manufacturers and U.S. Chamber of Commerce launched Trade for America (TFA) to highlight the economic and strategic benefits of trade in the daily lives of Americans. TFA will also build support for existing trade agreements and pursuing new trade deals.

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Our companies and farms rely on trade agreements to fuel demand for their products abroad, and these trade agreements keep our farm, manufacturing and services sectors competitive in the global market.

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98%

of exporting companies were small- and medium-sized businesses with fewer than 500 employees in 2016.



Existing trade agreements like the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS) must be maintained and strengthened to facilitate even more economic growth opportunities for American businesses and workers.

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36 million

American jobs were supported by exports and imports with total trade representing 27 percent of GDP in 2016.