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Preferential Market Access: Turkey GSP

Turkey provides DFQF access for LDCs under its GSP scheme  which entered into force on 1 January 2002. Its last renewal dates 1 January...

United States grants preferential market access to Myanmar

The United States reinstated Myanmar’s eligibility under the Generalized System of Preferences, including the special preferences granted to Least Developed Countries (LDCs). With the...

The impact of Brexit on the least developed countries

14 September 2016. The United Kingdom vote in June 2016 to leave the European Union will have major implications for developing economies, according to...

Do relaxed rules of origin boost LDC exports?

by Matthias Bruckner* At the last WTO Ministerial, held in Nairobi from 15-19 December 2015, WTO Members agreed on new guidelines for preferential rules of...

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....

Impact of Cabo Verde’s graduation on trade

2012. Upon graduation, Cabo Verde benefited from the measure adopted in 2008 by the European Commission to provide for at least a three-year continuation...

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....