How We Assist Governments with Trade-Related Issues

Through such donor agencies as the Inter-American Development Bank, USAID, and EU development agencies, DevelopTradeLaw, LLC works with governments to address trade-related issues, including:

  • Development of WTO-consistent trade and customs laws and regulations.
  • Reduction of customs-related and other legal and regulatory barriers to trade.
  • Expansion of knowledge of and ability to actively participate in multilateral, bilateral, and regional trade activities, including the WTO, FTAA, and other related activities.
  • Strengthening of the capacity for trade policy formulation and implementation.
  • Strengthening of the enabling environment for businesses.
  • Effective implementation of customs reforms and harmonization.
  • Strengthening of the transparency of the government procurement process.