A brief overview of the rules of origin calculation under the Chile, Singapore, CAFTA-DR, Peru, Colombia, Korea and Panama free trade agreements. This information is part of "A Basic Guide to Exporting", provided by the U.S. Commercial Service, to assist companies in exporting.
Last Published: 10/20/2016
Chile, Singapore, Australia, CAFTA-DR, Peru, Colombia, Korea, and  Panama FTAs

Apply the buildup rule (the total value of the originating materials must be greater than 35 percent) or the builddown rule (the subtracted value of the non-originating materials must be greater than 45 percent).

CAFTA US Australia Free Trade Agreement US Chile Free Trade Agreement US Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement US Korea Free Trade Agreement US Panama Trade Promotion Agreement US Peru Trade Promotion Agreement US Singapore Free Trade Agreement