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WTO Releases Trade and Tariff Data 2011
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in Global Financial System, International Trading, More Trade News in Brief, Statistics, Reports & Analysis on October 26, 2012
23 October 2012 The World Trade Organization (WTO) released its annual publication of trade and tariff data with detailed statistics on import/export trade flows and tariff rates in 2011. The package includes the 2012 editions of its annual publications — International Trade Statistics, Trade Profiles and World Tariff Profiles — plus an update of the WTO Statistics Database and other data sources. The documentation can be downloaded free of charge from www.wto.org/statistics. The data can be selected by trade category (merchandise or services), tariffs or by information source. For more, check here. International Trade Statistics 2012
More Trade News in Brief – Week 36 (27 August – 2 September 2012)
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in Environmental Concern & Action, Financial & Investment Markets, Financial Transactions, Fiscality, Auditing & Accounting, Global Tax Agreements, International Trading, Logistics & Transportation, More Trade News in Brief, Statistics, Reports & Analysis, Trade Agreements on September 1, 2012
* Switzerland Adopts Several Maritime Conventions Switzerland adopted four conventions developed by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to enhance the protection of the marine environment. Switzerland has adopted the next conventions: – Annex VI of the MARPOL Convention – the 2001 International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage – the 2004 International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments – and the 2011 International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * India & Mauritius Negotiate New DTA India and Mauritius have completed a further round of negotiations towards a new Double Tax Agreement (DTA). ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Andorra Extends TIEA Network Andorra approved the signature of new Tax Information Exchange Agreements (TIEA) with the Czech Republic and South Korea. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * WTO Statistics Database Updated The World Trade Organization (WTO) updated its 2011 database on world merchandise trade. Please check the Statistics Database here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * New WTO Members: Russia and Vanuatu On 22 August 2012, Russia becomes the 156th WTO member and Vanuatu will join the WTO on 24 August as its 157th member. More here.