International Trade Forum

Magazine available in three languages focuses on trade development for developing and transition economics. It analyzes trends, opportunities, provides views from trade development experts and reports on International Trade Forum events and services.

Articles from No. 4, 1993

An Innovative Approach to Export Financing
Export financing systems, relying on properly established and managed credit guarantee and insurance mechanisms, are an important tool for promoting a country's exports. Over the past several decades efforts have been made in a number of developing countries...
Assessing Requirements for Developing Your Training Capacity
To determine ways in which they can improve or expand their foreign trade training activities, or introduce new training services for the business community, organizations should analyze the type of training required and the resources they need to provide...
ITC News
*Joint Advisory GroupThe annual meeting of ITC, the Joint Advisory Group (JAG), was held in Geneva from 8 to 11 November. A total of 151 representatives of 76 countries attended, along with representatives of 10 international organizations with which...
Least Developed Countries: Basic Information for Export Marketing
Exporters in least developed countries entering foreign markets often need basic information on how to carry out their international marketing activities in order to benefit fully from sales opportunities. This includes knowledge of such aspects as promotional...
Market Information at Your Fingertips
Obtaining trade information rapidly is often the key to selling successfully on the international market, as marketing conditions are complex and are in a constant state of change. With the continuous new developments in international telecommunications,...
New Marketing Opportunities in the Russian Federation
According to a new ITC market study, the Russian Federation offers export opportunities for developing countries in a number of product sectors. Although the potential for expanding sales to this market will in some cases materialize fully only over...