Tag: Non-tariff barriers

A possible SACU/China Free Trade Agreement (FTA): Implications for the SA manufacturing sector

29 Aug 06  Publications
Regional trade agreements are becoming an increasingly popular trade policy tool in many countries, and SACU/South Africa is embracing this concept with a view to furthering i...
The Multifibre Agreement – WTO Agreement on Textiles and Clothing

The Multifibre Agreement – WTO Agreement on Textiles and Clothing

28 Apr 06  Publications
Quantitative restrictions to limit international trade in certain goods have existed for a long time already, but in no sector have they been as common and broadly applied as in th...
Rules of Origin under EPAs: Key Issues and New Directions

Rules of Origin under EPAs: Key Issues and New Directions

06 Feb 06  Publications
Rules of origin form a critical component of any trade agreement or preferential trade area, and thus an important role in the implementation of trade policy. They are used as a to...