The Trade Agreements Act (19 U.S.C. & 2501-2581) of 1979 was enacted to foster fair and open international trade, but more importantly, it implemented the requirement the U.S. government may acquire only U.S.- made or designated end products.
The US government is required to purchase products that were made in the United States or end products from TAA-compliant countries.
The Microsoft Surface family devices marked as TAA compliant are all pre-assembled in the U.S. before shipping and certified TAA-compliant.
With 14 logistics centers across the US, Protected Trust:
We have implemented stringent COVID-19 precautionary measures, including strict social distancing protocols in our logistics centers. In doing so, we are temporarily adjusting our cutoff times by up to two hours for standard shipments and 30 minutes for priority orders.
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