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China donates $1M to support Trade Facilitation Agreement implementation

China is contributing US$1 million (approximately CHF 1 million) to help developing and least-developed countries implement the WTO’s Trade Facilitation Agreement and to support...

WCO welcomes WTO Trade Facilitation Committee chair

The World Customs Organization (WCO) recently hosted a working lunch for Daniel Blockert, Chairperson of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade Facilitation Committee and Swedish Ambassador...

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 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 record lowest monthly average in new trade restrictions

World Trade Organization (WTO) members implemented 74 new trade-restrictive measures from mid-October 2016 to mid‑May 2017, the lowest monthly average since the financial crisis...

WCO, WTO eye stronger partnership in trade facilitation

The World Trade Organization (WTO) and the World Customs Organization (WCO) have agreed to further enhance their collaboration in support of trade facilitation. On the...

ADB to help Nepal improve customs reform, modernize trade facilitation

The Asian Development Bank's (ADB) Board of Directors has approved a $21 million policy-based loan to support the Government of Nepal’s efforts to simplify,...

Business groups present recommendations on tackling trade barriers

Business leaders on 3 July presented a set of recommendations on how the World Trade Organization (WTO) can help both small and large companies...

WTO records moderate rise in G20 trade restrictions

The World Trade Organization's 17th monitoring report on Group of 20 (G20) trade measures shows that trade restrictions in G20 economies have risen at...

Trade facilitation is key to attracting FDI – new report

A new report from the Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation — a public-private partnership comprising International Chamber of Commerce, the World Economic Forum and the...