Boosting Trade Opportunities for Least-Developed Countries (Paperback)

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Without direct access to a sea or ocean and isolated from the world's largest markets, landlocked developing countries (LLDCs) face many challenges to integrate into global supply chains. This report identifies specific trade bottlenecks in LLDCs, which have increased trading costs, lengthened the time to process goods at the border and restricted the movement of goods across borders.

About the Author

The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) was created in 1947 and operated almost five decades on a provisional basis until 1995 when the WTO was established. Its goal is to improve the welfare of peoples of its member countries, specifically by lowering trade barriers and providing a platform for the negotiation of trade. The organization deals with the rules of trade between nations at a global or near global level; it is responsible for negotiating and implementing new trade agreements and charged with policing Member Countries' adherence to all WTO agreements. In 2007 there were 150 Member State

Product Details
ISBN: 9789287053480
ISBN-10: 9287053480
Publisher: World Trade Organization
Publication Date: May 31st, 2022
Pages: 2
Language: English