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Export Promotion and the WTO : A Brief Guide

Export Promotion and the WTO : A Brief Guide

2009, ISBN 978-92-9137-372-7

viii, 48 pages

Monograph, Hard-copy

Price : US$ 50 (developed countries);    US$ 20 (developing countries & LDCs)

International Trade Centre

Study looking at export promotion schemes which are consistent with international rules on subsidies, and are most frequently used by developing countries - examines the rules contained in the WTO Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures (ASCM), covering manufactured goods; highlights rules in the WTO Agreement on Agriculture (AoA) on subsidies, covering certain primary or agricultural products; outlines tools such as duty drawback, export credits and export guarantees, which are at the disposal of countries wishing to promote exports; presents and analyses examples of schemes in place in selected countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America; includes bibliography (pp. 47-8).


Keyword(s) : Agreement on Agriculture, Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures, Case Studies, Colombia, El Salvador, Export Promotion, Kenya, Malawi, Malaysia, Nepal, Senegal, Subsidies, Thailand, WTO