U.S. name brands we wear everyday face many business decisions when delivering the fashions American consumers have come to expect. Learn more about what we wear beyond just clothes and shoes.
AAFA Announces its Annual American Image Awards
Each year, the U.S. military spends more than $2 billion on uniforms, camouflage, gear, and combat footwear for U.S. servicemen and women. The U.S. textile, apparel, and footwear industry dresses them.
Explore AAFA's newest education resource, where video recordings and other materials from past webinars are conveniently archived.
Join us in a Washington, DC on March 18-19 at the Ritz Carlton, where you will find the brightest minds as they discuss how we wear global growth in apparel and footwear industry.
Join us April 13-15, for AAFA's Sourcing Conference in Washington, DC, where we will explore some of the most pressing supply issues facing the apparel and footwear industry.
Keeping the plight of the Nicaragua TPL(Tariff Preference Level) Learn more about TPL>
The GSP Update Act recognizes most travel goods from being eligible for duty-benefits under GSP. Learn more about GSP Update Bill>
Join us July 21, 2015 for AAFA's 4th Annual Traceability Conference!
By now we’ve all seen the coverage of the West Coast ports labor dispute and the disruption it has caused to our economy. On Friday, the two sides of the...
President & CEO says open, operational ports are key to U.S. trade
(ARLINGTON, Va.- Feb. 20, 2015) - Juanita D. Duggan, President and CEO of the American...
Representing more than 1,000 world famous name brands, the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is the trusted public policy and political voice of the apparel and footwear industry, its management and shareholders, its four million U.S. workers, and its contribution of $361 billion in annual U.S. retail sales.
AAFA stands at the forefront as a leader of positive change for the apparel and footwear industry. With integrity and purpose, AAFA delivers a unified voice on key legislative and regulatory issues. AAFA enables a collaborative forum to promote best practices and innovation. AAFA’s comprehensive work ensures the continued success and growth of the apparel and footwear industry, its suppliers, and its customers. Learn more about AAFA's mission >