Distilled Spirits Council

Oct. 1, 2018

“Trade is a key component to a strong economy, and the U.S. spirits industry and our consumers benefit from free and fair trade agreements.

The USMCA agreement is welcome news for American spirits’ exporters.

Importantly, the agreement reaffirms commitments concerning the internal sale and distribution of distilled spirits and tariff-free trade in spirits. It also establishes new best practices regarding labeling and certifications for beverage alcohol, which will help to facilitate trade in spirits among the three countries.


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