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Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation Director - Philippe Isler

Alliance prepares for a busy 2022

As the fifth anniversary of the entry into force of the World Trade Organization’s Trade Facilitation Agreement approaches next month, its goals of making trade easier, faster and cheaper have never been more relevant, particularly for developing and least-developed countries that have borne the brunt of this ongoing pandemic.

Significant Progress Reported on Madagascar ePhytos, Advance Rulings

Two pioneering initiatives to streamline customs and other border arrangements in Madagascar took another significant step forward when the relevant steering groups reported steady progress towards implementation at a second round of steering committee meetings.