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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,...

Compliance with the DAC Recommendation on grant element in ODA

Note: c=compliance, n=non-compliance. Source: OECD, Statistics on Resource Flows to Developing Countries, accessed 12 April, 2013. Grant element as a ratio of total ODA by OECD's...

Utilization of Canada’s DFQF scheme

Source: WTO Preferential Trade Arrangements database, accessed 24 April 2015 In 2013, Canada's merchandise imports from LDCs totaled $ 3,993 million. Of these, 54 per cent...

Reporting under article 16.2 of the AoA

During the period January 2011 -November 2012, the following members of the WTO notified the Committee on Agriculture on the follow up of the...

Margin of preferences and LDC export performance

Margin of preferences in 2014/13 for LDCs Source: CDP Secretariat based on UNCTAD/TRAINS and UNSD/COMTRADE. Margins of preference for Republic of Korea, Turkey and the...

Bangladesh’ exports to Canada: the importance of flexible rules of origin*

The Canadian GSP scheme for the LDCs was revised in 2002 when almost all tradable items were made eligible for duty-free (and quota-free) treatment....

Limited progress in market access for LDCs

by Matthias Bruckner*, June 2012 The limited integration of LDCs into the world economy is widely seen as a major impediment to their sustainable development....