International Trade

Apparel Quebec provides important resources to its members in the area of export and imports.  The Canadian apparel industry has been a leader in developing exports since Canada signed the Free Trade Agreement with the United States in 1989. In more recent years, the Canadian industry has balanced its domestic exports with production in other countries to be maintain their position as preferred suppliers in the US and other foreign markets. 

Check out the following sections:

  • Exports - information and links to resources on exports provided by Apparel Quebec, CAF and partner organizations such as Export Development Canada (EDC)
  • Trade Agreements - information on the major trade agreements  - featuring textile and apparel provisions
  • Textile Tariffs - Check out progress on Apparel Quebec and CAF efforts to reduce duties on imported raw materials.
  • Opportunities to export - Find out all the opporunities available to you!