DISCUS Urges Congress To Support CAFTA

Published: 08/03/2005

WASHINGTON - In a letter recently sent to members of Congress, the Distilled Spirits Council encouraged representatives and senators to pass the Dominican Republic-Central American Free Trade Agreement. According to DISCUS, DR-CAFTA will open the market immediately to U.S. exports, secure important protection for bourbon and Tennessee whiskey and solidify the status of Central American nations as important trading partners for the U.S.