CompTIA works to ensure the free and open transfer of data around the world and opposes localization measures and other national security overreaches that pose a threat to the industry. Commitment to international best practices that ensure strong intellectual property rights is a priority, as well as efforts to advance regulatory cooperation for greater market access of technology goods and services around the world.
CompTIA advocates for trade policies that expand export destinations and open new markets for the U.S. technology sector. CompTIA looks for opportunities to enhance the trading relationship in key markets for the industry including the UK, China, India and others. We work to ensure that trade agreements are crafted in such a way that promotes the technology industry and global innovation. We promote digital trade principles before multilateral organizations, including the World Trade Organization (WTO), the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and at small and medium sized dialogues. Additionally, we work to address the skills gap in the tech sector as we promote a globally competitive workforce.
Tech Trade Snapshot
The CompTIA 2018 Tech Trade Snapshot is an annual report that examines the economic and employment impacts of technology exports and imports.
CompTIA Q2 GTMA, Export, Customs In Person Attendance
June 19, 2019
CompTIA Q2 GTMA, Export, Customs Webinar Attendance
June 19, 2019
13th Annual CompTIA Global Trade Compliance Best Practices Conference
San Jose, CA
September 19, 2019 8:00 AM
May 21, 2019
May 08, 2019
May 06, 2019
| May 13, 2019
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System generally referred to as "Harmonized System" or simply "HS" is a multipurpose international product nomenclature developed by the World Customs Organization (WCO).
| May 07, 2019
There were more than 11.8 million people with technology jobs in the United States last year – an increase of 260,865 jobs between 2017 and last year. And while most of these jobs continue to be concentrated in major tech hubs, a solid number of states from the South and Midwest ranked within the top ten for total net tech employment, according to the new Cyberstates™ report from CompTIA.
| Feb 22, 2019