Global trade

ICC represents business at the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40)

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The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is representing the global business community this week at a major United Nations (UN) conference on South-South Cooperation. The conference was convened to mark the 40th anniversary of the adoption of the Buenos Aires Plan of Action for Promoting and Implementing Technical Cooperation among developing countries.

Application of ATA Carnet System expands in China

Application of ATA Carnet System expands in China

The World Chambers Federation (WCF) of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) welcomes China’s advancement of the scope of application of the ATA Carnet system. As of 9 January 2019, the Asian nation will now accept professional equipment and commercial samples.

ICC welcomes G20 Trade Ministers’ call to support WTO reform

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ICC has welcomed a statement from G20 ministers recognizing the need to step up efforts to mitigate risks and enhance confidence in international trade at what they describe as “a critical juncture for international trade and investment cooperation.”

ICC Secretary General appears on MSNBC giving global trade and jobs insight

MSNBC's Ali Veshi talks to ICC Secretary General John W.H Denton AO

In an interview broadcast live on the American news network MSNBC, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO stressed that tit-for-tat tariffs were not the answer to legitimate grievances of marginalized groups who may have been negatively affected by globalization.

ATA Carnet steps into the digital age with new pilot project

ICC letter on EU cross-border data flows

The World Chambers Federation (WCF) of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has launched the first stage of a pilot project to digitalise the ATA Carnet, a customs document allowing duty- and tax-free movement of goods for up to one year.