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Simple economic theory suggests that if goods can be produced that are compliant with appropriate standards and quality and competitively priced then they will find a market. However, theory fails to recognize that buyers, especially in export markets, are risk…

Understanding and application of trade defense laws according to international commitments is important to protect nascent domestic industry against unfair trade practices; this was the message given by Mr. Farooq Iftikhar President Lahore Chamber while addressing the closing ceremony of…

Under the EU funded Trade Related Technical Assistance (TRTA II) programme a two day training course on “Trade in Agriculture” was held on 10-11 June 2013 at Lahore. The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) manages the TRTA II programme’s overall…

H.E. Lars-Gunnar Wigemark, EU Ambassador to Pakistan, visited the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad (UAF) to discuss the TRTA II activities and witness the specific TRTA II intervention being carried out by the various institutions working within the aegis of UAF.…

Fish Export to EU Fosters Improved Fishermen’s Livelihood Evidentiary documents and assurances thereof from Competent Authority (CA) in Pakistan, guaranteeing strict compliance of international quality standards for export  quality seafood, leaving no complaint for European importers, has enabled Pakistan to…

The Programme Steering Committee (PSC) of the EU funded TRTA II Programme commenced its fifth meeting on 28 March 2012 in Islamabad and reviewed the progress made under the three components of the programme for the period June 2012 –…