AFTA Says Goodbye to Its Founder and First President, Joe Rares of Original WorldWide, Inc.

The Board is sorry to report that the founder and first President of AFTA, Joe Rares, passed away on October 4.  Joe was an innovative and imaginative businessman who many have credited as a pioneer and creator of parallel market trade and price competition in the US...

AFTA™ Hosts CBP Webinar and Congressional Staff Briefing about Parallel Market Trade

This year, Lee Sandler, Esq., on behalf of the American Free Trade Association (“AFTA™”) conducted a training webinar for Customs & Border Protection (“CBP”) personnel about parallel imports.  AFTA™ was also pleased to host a congressional...