The International Trade Centre’s Market Access Map provides information on applied customs tariffs including MFN tariffs and preferences granted unilaterally and in the framework of regional and bilateral trade agreements. Users can find ad valorem equivalents (AVEs) for non-ad valorem duties in order to compare tariffs across countries and simulate tariff reduction scenarios. The application also covers tariff rate quotas, trade remedies, rules of origin as well as the corresponding certificates, bound tariffs of WTO members, non-tariff measures (NTMs) and trade flows to help users prioritize and analyse export markets as well as prepare for market access negotiations. Access here the ITC Market Access Map.

Standards Map provides comprehensive, verified and transparent information on voluntary sustainability standards and other similar initiatives covering issues such as food quality and safety. It is an online platform, which enables users to explore and compare over 170 sustainability standards, and build their personalized business' roadmap towards sustainable trade. Click here to access Standards Map.

WTO - Safeguard Measures

The WTO's members agreement on the type of "safeguard" action (i.e., restrict imports of a product temporarily) to protect a specific domestic industry from an increase in imports of any product which is causing, or which is threatening to cause, serious injury to the industry.


WTO - Technical Barriers to Trade

The Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade tries to ensure that regulations, standards, testing and certification procedures by member countries do not create unnecessary obstacles to the importation of goods and products.


WTO - Textiles

Historical and documents on the issue of Textiles and quotas which are being phased out in this industry under the new WTO agreement.


WTO - Trade Topics - Anti-dumping

The World Trade Organization's listing of documents, agreements and position on Anti-dumping.


WTO - Trade Topics - Subsidies and Countervailing Duties

The World Trade Organization's listing of documents, agreements and position on Subsidies and Countervailing Duties.