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World Trade Organization negotiations on the trade-related aspects of e-commerce
ICC warns of risk to MSME growth posed by complex indirect tax regimes

ICC has published an inaugural issues brief on World Trade Organization negotiations on the trade-related aspects of e-commerce.

ICC releases Incoterms® 2020

ICC has launched Incoterms® 2020, the newest edition of the renowned trade terms for the sale of goods, providing certainty and clarity to business and traders everywhere.

A Day in the Life of the Incoterms® Rules with ICC Secretary General Chris Southworth

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) speaks with ICC UK Secretary General Chris Southworth on Incoterms® 2020 and Brexit.

ICC publishes updated marketing communications guidelines for business

As digital marketing practices have become more prominent, ICC is calling for extended responsibility throughout the advertising ecosystem and has published updated frameworks on food and beverage, alcohol, and environmental marketing communications, providing practical guidance to business and helping to protect consumers from false and misleading claims.

ICC adds Head of EU Affairs in Brussels

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) grows its Brussels presence to strengthen engagement with the European Union (EU).

Bidding process to co-organise 2023 World Chambers Congress gets underway

The competition to determine which city will co-organise the 13th World Chambers Congress is heating up with four chambers of commerce contending to host the event, when it returns to Europe in 2023.

Record number of cases signals ongoing ADR momentum

In 2018, the ICC International Centre for ADR beat previously established records, with 70 cases registered under the ICC Mediation, Expertise, Dispute Board and DOCDEX Rules. 2019 is expected to sustain the growth.

The International Chamber of Commerce is preparing for the publication of Incoterms® 2020, an update of the renowned regulations that define the responsibilities of buyers and sellers operating in the international trade system.

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