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United States GSP extended to 2020

On Friday, March 23, 2018, the President signed into law H.R. 1625, the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018,” which extended Generalized System of Preference with...

AAEA Travel Grants for Economists to Attend Annual Meetings

Note: The special AAEA travel grant for LDC economists has been discontinued. Individuals interested in receiving a grant to attend the annual meeting can...

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...

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...

United States’ imports from LDCs

Source: WTO Preferential Trade Arrangements database, accessed 7 October 2015, Market Access for Products and Services of Export Interest to Least-Developed Countries, Note by...

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...

United States grants preferential market access to Myanmar

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

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...

US GSP is renewed to 2017

Source: WTO Preferential Trade Arrangements database, accessed July 2015 On 25 June 2015, US Congress passed the Trade Preferences Extension Act, and subsequently on 29...