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China’s import ban on solid waste questioned at import licensing meeting

Five World Trade Organization (WTO) members questioned China’s import ban on solid waste, particularly for certain scrap materials, at the 3 October meeting of...

WB designing $200M modernization plan for PH customs

The World Bank (WB) is preparing a project that aims to support the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) in enhancing its efficiency, effectiveness and...

New handbook provides up-to-date guidance on WTO dispute settlement proceedings

A new edition of A Handbook on the World Trade Organization (WTO) Dispute Settlement System, co-published by the WTO and Cambridge University Press, was...

PH customs and trading rules made easy with new book

“Understanding International Trade, Tariff and Customs” authored by customs and trade expert Atty Agaton Uvero was launched recently at the Makati Shangri-La before guests from the customs,...

WTO upgrades forecast for 2017 as trade rebounds strongly

World Trade Organization (WTO) economists have issued a strong upward revision to their forecast for 2017 trade expansion following a sharp acceleration in global...

Vietnam advances customs modernization, economic competitiveness

Officials from Vietnam discussed a wide range of topics relating to economic competitiveness and Customs modernization during their recent meeting with World Customs Organization (WCO)...

WTO chief: China’s commitment to openness will continue to drive economy...

World Trade Organization Director-General Roberto Azevêdo recently visited Beijing, China to participate in the “1+6” roundtable meeting hosted by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, together...

WTO indicator points to sustained modest uptick in Q3

The World Trade Organization’s (WTO) latest World Trade Outlook Indicator (WTOI) suggests that global merchandise trade growth will continue to strengthen in the third...

WTO releases flagship statistical publications

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has issued new editions of its annual flagship statistical publications: the World Trade Statistical Review, Trade Profiles, and World...

WTO members jointly call for safeguarding of global trading system

A group of 47 developing and developed World Trade Organization (WTO) members recently issued a joint call for fellow members to work together to...