The African Union Commission (AUC) is hosting the 5th Meeting of the Continental Free Trade Area Negotiating Forum (CFTA-NF) from 27 February to 4 March 2017.
A defiant Mexico said on Tuesday it would only stay in NAFTA if it suited it and rejected the imposition of any tariffs or quotas when renegotiating the trade deal U.S President Donald Trump wants to recast to benefit the United States.
India is speeding up the signing of a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union, which include Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan. India’s trade with these countries stands at about $10 billion.
In a previous blog, Traidcraft presented their views on how the UK should trade with the world post-Brexit. It is important that the government makes a clear trade offer to the world’s poorest countries that supports their economic development.
A five-day round of negotiations to promote trade partnerships in Asia began in Kobe, western Japan, Monday morning.
WTO members hailed the entry into force of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) as a historic achievement at a meeting of the General Council on 27 February.
Delegations from the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) states and MERCOSUR met on February 17 in Brussels to prepare for the upcoming negotiations of a comprehensive Free Trade Agreement.
Businesses from Australia and Indonesia have urged officials to reach an agreement on a new trade deal by August, the target date set by ministers.