Authors Posts by Gabriella Scelta

Gabriella Scelta

Preferential Market Access- Republic of Korea

The Republic of Korea provides DFQF market access for imports from LDCs since the entry of force of the Presidential Decree on Preferential Tariff...

Preferential Market Access – US GSP

The US GSP program was authorized under the Trade Act of 1974 (19 USC 2461 et seq.) and instituted on January 1, 1976. The programme...

Preferential Market Access – Canada GSP

Canada has provided tariff preferences to LDCs since 1983 through the Least Developed Country Tariff (LDCT). Coverage was expanded in 2003 to include textiles,...

Preferential Market Access- Australia GSP

Australia provides for DFQF market access for imports from LDCs under its GSP scheme. The first Australian GSP scheme came into place in 1974....

Preferential Market Access: Russian Federation, Kazakhstan and Belarus (Eurasian Customs Union)

The Eurasian Customs Union, consisting of the Russian Federation, Kazakhstan and Belarus, has established an LDC-specific GSP scheme. The scheme entered into force on...

Key trade-related support measures for Uganda

Project activities are focusing on support measures which are already being used, or have the potential of being used to address limitations faced by...

Preferential Market Access: India’s Duty Free Tariff Preference Scheme for LDCs

India's duty free scheme for LDCs came into effect on 13 August 2008. The scheme was revised in 2014 and import duties are being...

Preferential Market Access: Thailand GSP

Since April 2015, Thailand grants LDCs DFQF market access for a large number of products under its LDC-specific preferential trade scheme. The scheme covers...

Preferential Market Access – Norway GSP

Norway provides DFQF market access for imports from LDCs under its GSP scheme. The first Norwegian GSP scheme came into place in 1971, whereas...

Preferential Market Access: New Zealand GSP

New Zealand introduced its DFQF scheme for LDCs in July 2001. The scheme is part of New Zealand's GSP, which first came into force...

Standards and Trade Development Facility

The Standards and Trade Development Facility seeks to assist developing countries in building their capacity to analyze and employ international standards, guidelines and recommendations and thus improve...

Preferential Market Access – European Union Everything But Arms Initiative

The "Everything But Arms" (EBA) initiative, introduced in 2001 under the EU's GSP scheme, grants LDCs duty-and quota-free access for almost all products (as the programme's...