Manufactured in the USA & Trade Agreement Act (TAA)
Explanation of Our Manufactured in the USA & TAA Icons
All products associated with our "Proudly Manufactured in the USA" icon are manufactured in the USA. Fastenal provides this as a way to identify domestically manufactured products that may qualify for applicable requirements under US Government FAR or DFAR clauses. The FTC’s guideline is followed to ensure compliance with the use of this icon. This icon does not qualify as a certification. To ensure compliance, please make sure your order or request for quote references the clause requirement.
All products associated with the Fastenal TAA Compliant icon meet the Trade Agreements Act (TAA) of 2012, meaning the item is either manufactured or “substantially transformed” in a “designated country." These countries include:
- World Trade Organization Government Procurement Agreement Countries
- Free Trade Agreement Countries
- Least Developed Countries
- Caribbean Basin Countries
View the complete TAA designated country listing based on the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). To directly access this clause of the FAR, please click here: Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 52.225-5, Trade Agreements. To directly access the FTC’s guidelines for the Mfg in the USA claims, please click here: Complying with the Made in USA Standard (FTC).
Country of Origin is subject to change at any given time. This icon does not qualify as a certification. To ensure compliance, please make sure your order or request for quote references the clause requirement.
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