The FTA is the oldest organization promoting the growth of international trade in Southern California. It acts as an informative resource and networking center for its members, and monitors and advocates legislative issues on a state and federal level.
The FTA was founded in 1919 by individuals who had the dream of establishing a force to represent the international trade community in Southern California for years to come. FTA has honored their foresight by remaining one of the regions most respected trade associations.
The Foreign Trade Association (FTA) is a private, non-profit trade association that represents over 200 members of the international trade community and is the oldest organization promoting the growth of international trade in Southern California.