U.S. Action Plan for Bangladesh’s Reinstatement of Benefits

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

U.S. Action Plan for Reinstatement of GSP Benefits for Bangladesh


After suspending Bangladesh from receiving GSP benefits, the Obama Administration has made public an action plan it presented to Bangladesh for the country to be considered for reinstatement of GSP trade benefits.

The plan is targeted at recognizing worker rights in the areas of:


  • Government Inspections for Labor, Fire and Building Standards
  • Ready Made Garments Knitwear Sector
  • Export Processing Zones
  • Shrimp Processing Sector

More details may be found in an article published by the U.S. Deptment of Labor:  Article