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. 3, 1994

ITC: How It Began in 1964
During the late 1950s and the early 1960s lively discussions emerged in the sessions of the Contracting Parties to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and within the United Nations system on the trade and development problems of developing...
ITC News
* Joint Advisory GroupArrangements are being finalized for the twenty-seventh session of ITC's Joint Advisory Group (JAG) to be held in Geneva from 21 to 25 November. In connection with ITC's 30th anniversary this year, the JAG will include a special...
Market Research for Your Export Operations: Part I - Using Secondary Sources of Research
Insufficient knowledge is the single biggest reason for failure in the international marketplace. When we analyze global failures, we often find that critical errors could have been avoided if only the firm and its managers had known more about the business...
Trade Efficiency: Key Role of Business Information
The importance of international markets is no longer confined to larger firms. For millions of companies all over the world, internationalization is now an imperative. At the national level as well, outward-looking and market-oriented strategies are...