EIGHTH MEETING OF THE CARICOM-UNITED STATES (CARICOM-US)

TRADE AND INVESTMENT COUNCIL (TIC)

 

Miami, Florida

6-7 June 2019

 

 

 

ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTATION

  Savingram No. 290/2019  - Savingram No. 290 - Eighth Meeting of the CARICOM-United States (CARICOM-US) Trade and Investment Council (TIC) Miami, Florida; 6-7 June 2019 - (CARICOM Briefing Meeting) Acrobat PDF
  Draft Agenda -   3 June 2019 Acrobat PDF

DOCUMENTATION

 

ITEM 1 - OPENING REMARKS

 
  ITEM 2 - ADOPTION OF AGENDA  
  ITEM 3 - US-CARICOM TRADE AND INVESTMENT OVERVIEW Acrobat PDF
  ITEM 4 - TRADE PREFERENCE PROGRAMMES:  
             4.1     Renewal of CBTPA Acrobat PDF
             4.2     Inclusion of Additional Countries Acrobat PDF
 

ITEM 5 - TRADE IN SERVICES:

           5.1    Joint Work Program on Trade in Services (CARICOM requests/US responds)

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             5.2    Recent Approaches to Service Trade Agreements by the US (US requests) Acrobat PDF
 

ITEM 6 - INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY:

 
              6.1    Addressing Piracy of Televised Programming (US requests/CARICOM responds Acrobat PDF
              6.2    Consent Decrees (CARICOM request/US responds) Acrobat PDF
              6.3    Public Performance (CARICOM request/US responds) Acrobat PDF
  ITEM 7-US-CARIBBEAN  2020 STRATEGY   Acrobat PDF
  Attachment I to Agenda Item 7 - An Act Acrobat PDF
  Attachment II to Agenda Item 7 - U.S Strategy for Engagement in the Caribbean Acrobat PDF
 

(i)                             Addendum I to Item 7        - Joint Expert Group on ICT

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                      Addendum II to Item 7       - Cooperation on Energy Acrobat PDF
 

(i)                            Addendum III to Item 7       Issues Related to Health

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ITEM 8 - AGRICULTURE MATTERS

 
             8.1     Tariffs - CET Applied Rate vs. WTO Notified Bound Rate (US Requests/CARICOM Responds Acrobat PDF
  Attachment I to Agenda Item 8.1  -  Items for which the Applied MFN Tariff exceeds the final World Trade Organization (WTO) Bound Rates - Trinidad and Tobago Acrobat PDF
  Attachment II to Agenda Item 8.1  - Belize's Tariff Lines where MFN rates exceed World Trade Organization (WTO) Bound Rates Acrobat PDF
  Attachment III to Agenda Item 8.1 - Grenada's Tariff Lines where MFN rates exceed World Trade Organization (WTO) Bound Rates Acrobat PDF
  Attachment IV to Agenda Item 8.1  - Guyana's Tariff Lines where MFN rates exceed World Trade Organization (WTO) Bound Rates Acrobat PDF
  Attachment V to Agenda Item 8.1  - Jamaica's Tariff Lines where MFN rates exceed World Trade Organization (WTO) Bound Rates Acrobat PDF
 

Attachment VI to Agenda Item 8.1 - Suriname's Tariff Lines where MFN rates exceed World Trade Organization (WTO) Bound Rates

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Attachment VII to Agenda Item 8.1 - World Trade Organization (WTO) Inconsistent Tariffs Maintained by CARICOM Member States

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             8.2     Reallocation of US Tariff-Rate Quota on Raw Cane Sugar (CARICOM Requests/US Responds) Acrobat PDF
 

ITEM 9 - INFORMATION SHARING

 
             9.1     WTO-Trade Facilitation Agreement and Status of Implementation (US/CARICOM) Acrobat PDF
             9.2     Update on Third Party Agreement Plans Acrobat PDF
  ITEM 10 - CONCLUSION AND NEXT STEPS   Acrobat PDF
 
  • Trade-Related Correspondent Banking Concerns: Deepening of US-CARICOM Collaboration Correspondent Banking
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MEETING OF SENIOR TRADE OFFICIALS TO CONSIDER THE PROVISIONAL AGENDA

FOR THE EIGHTH MEETING OF THE CARICOM-UNITED STATES (CARICOM-US)

TRADE AND INVESTMENT COUNCIL (TIC)

 

Videoconference

20 May 2019

 

ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTATION

  Savingram No. 243/2019 dated 8 May 2019 - Meeting of Senior Officials to consider the Provisional Agenda for the Eighth Meeting of the CARICOM-United States (US) Trade and Investment Council (US-TIC), 20 May 2019 (Video-Conference)   Acrobat PDF
  Attachment I to Savingram No. 243 - Draft Agenda - 8 May 2019   Acrobat PDF

DOCUMENTATION

1. OPENING REMARKS   Acrobat PDF
2. ADOPTION OF AGENDA  
3. PROCEDURAL MATTERS  

4.

CONSIDERATION OF THE PROVISIONAL AGENDA FOR THE EIGHTH MEETING OF THE CARICOM-UNITED STATES TRADE AND INVESTMENT COUNCIL (US-TIC)   Acrobat PDF
  Attachment I to Agenda Item 4 - Provisional Agenda   Acrobat PDF
  Appendix to Attachment I to Item 4   Acrobat PDF
  Attachment II to Agenda Item 4 - Draft Agenda proposed by the United States   Acrobat PDF

5.

ANY OTHER BUSINESS    
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BACKGROUND DOCUMENTATION

  2013 US-CARICOM TIFA_CARICOM Signed copy   Acrobat PDF
  Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas  

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