The person from the Geneva mission responsible for facilitating trade. The project aims to promote and improve the competitiveness of international trade in Pakistan through three areas of intervention: (i) Pakistan`s national export strategy: the development of Pakistan`s National Export Strategy (NES), developed through public and private dialogue; (ii) trade policy: improving market access opportunities for Pakistani businesses through the implementation of trade reforms and the fight against trade barriers; iii) Trade facilitation: implementation of reforms to facilitate trade, which reflect public-private consensus and improve compliance with cross-border requirements by businesses. The FBR President specifically designated project teams among the members (Customs) to ensure the implementation of the WTO TFA in the country. “The teams worked diligently, and all of this led to substantial implementation (and compliance) of the TFA and greatly facilitated national/regional/international trade.” In addition, a Trade Facilitation Mechanism (TFAF) has been set up at the request of developing and least developed countries to ensure that they receive the assistance they need to take full advantage of the benefits of ASAs and to support the final goal of full implementation of the new agreement by all member states. Further improving the transparency and efficiency of cross-border trade in Pakistan by developing plans to implement certain “B” and “C” (FTT” measures “Facilitating trade is an effective engine for stimulating economic activity, attracting foreign direct investment, encouraging exports and creating jobs. In line with the Prime Minister`s order to facilitate trade (import, export and transit) to achieve the strategic objectives of economic and export growth, Pakistani Customs (FBR) has followed an integrated plan,” he said. This direction was aimed at strengthening the capacity of committee chairs, establishing a network of contacts between the chairmen of the national trade facilitation committees of different members and maintaining good cooperation with the organizations that will provide technical assistance to their respective national committees. Understanding the concept of the WCO data model for participants – providing participants with the ability and expertise to combine national data requirements with the WCO data model and to create My Information Package – Developing the ability to harmonize data to support the development of individual windows According to the WTO, the most difficult (and least notified) arrangements are cooperation between individual window agencies and border agencies. Nevertheless, with the assistance of the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank, considerable work has been done in these important areas and these arrangements will be implemented in Pakistan on time.

Ministry of Commerce, WTO Wing, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad. Pakistan. 37-39 Vermont St., 3. Stock, Case Postale 133, 1211 Geneva-20 CIC, Switzerland Salient TFA Reforms/Provisions implemented in Pakistan include the Authorized Economic Operators (AEO) program, advance, electronic payment, pre-arrival processing, non-transit, the possibility of notice and information prior to entry into force, temporary admission of goods and storage, risk management and control. If you make corrections or updates, please contact us. Information from Article 22 Notifications According to the declaration, Pakistan`s implementation of WTO FTAs is better than regional countries such as India and Bangladesh, where implementation rates are 78.2pc and 36.1pc respectively.