Global trade

New projects on global trade and employment – for results in 2010

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The initial results of the research projects supported by the Foundation in 2009 were presented at a CEO Forum in New Delhi in December, 2009. Further news about these initial projects will be the subject of future newsletters and will be posted on the Foundation website.

Project Leaders Present Results of Research on Global Trade and Investment

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Project leaders from the World Trade Organization, the Harvard Business School and the IMD Business School presented initial results of research projects on global trade and investment supported by the ICC Research Foundation, at a Forum organized by ICC India on 4-5 December, 2009 in New Delhi.

ICC says G20 must find political will to conclude Doha Round

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There is much to applaud in the communiqué from the Pittsburgh G20 Summit pledging to revive global trade, reject protectionism, boost trade finance, and refrain from imposing new barriers to investment on trade in goods and services.

Research project update

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Global trade and employment will be the focus as 30 researchers from around the globe gather at the WTO at the end of August, with support from the Foundation.

Mapping Counterfeiting – CIB launches a new service

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The ICC Counterfeiting Intelligence Bureau (CIB) has developed the Live Counterfeiting Seizure Map and Live Seizure Report to assist industry in quantifying the scale of the trade in illicit goods.

In CNN interview, ICC Chairman urges G20 to stimulate trade

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Leaders of the G20 economies should take immediate measures to facilitate global trade, particularly in the area of trade finance, to help resolve the global financial crisis, Victor K Fung, Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce, said today on CNN.

Ukraine joins ATA Carnet system

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Ukraine has joined the ATA Carnet system, the 66th country to enter for fold since the launch of the system 45 years ago.