US announces new rules on travel and trade

On September 18 the United States Treasury and Department of Commerce announced new rules that will further ease US travel, trade, telecommunications, remittances and financial restrictions that mainly effect US citizens and US companies, but in some cases impact nationals or companies from third countries or from Cuba.

Full details of the new measures can be found at  and

Further commentary can be found in our publication Cuba Briefing. The Caribbean Council is also able to provide analysis of these rules upon request and on a consultancy basis.