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ICC issues recommendations on WTO reform

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has called for reforms in the global trading system and released a “groundbreaking set of recommendations to guide...

Services trade weakens further in 2Q: new WTO indicator

After an already weak first quarter in 2019, world trade in commercial services further softened through the second quarter as various...

WTO barometer shows further weakening of goods trade into Q3

The growth of world merchandise trade volumes is likely to remain weak in the third quarter of 2019, according to the World...

G20 ministers commit to undertake WTO reform ‘with a sense of...

Trade ministers from the Group of Twenty (G20) have vowed to make the necessary reforms to the World Trade Organization (WTO) “with a sense...

E-commerce conference explores customs, trade issues

The physical aspects of cross-border e-commerce take center stage at the “Cross-Border E-Commerce: An International Trade and Customs Perspective” conference on July...

WTO report assesses impact of digital technologies on GVCs

New digital technologies, such as robotics and big data, are reshaping global value chains (GVCs) and creating new opportunities for small and...

All About the PH Rice Tariffication Act

By March 5, Philippine Republic Act No. 11203 (Rice Tariffication Act) should have taken effect. In theory, the new law should reduce...

WTO index shows weakest trade growth since March 2010

World trade has weakened going into the first quarter of 2019, and the simultaneous decline of several trade-related indicators could lead to...

Global trade growth for 2018-19 downgraded as risks mount

The World Trade Organization (WTO) anticipates trade growth to slow down for the rest of the year and to further moderate in 2019 as...

China requests for WTO permission to impose sanctions on US goods

China is asking for the authorization of the World Trade Organization (WTO) to impose an annual trade sanction of US$7 billion on U.S. goods...