Program: Trade

Balancing Export Pricing Commitments in FTAs: Towards Affordable, Secure, and Clean Energy

| 6 November 2023
Blog, Trade | Tags: Commodities, Critical Minerals, Energy, Export Restrictions, Global Value Chains, Renewables
The minerals, metals, and products necessary to build renewable energy systems face an increasing number of export restrictions. This has been fueling fears of further disruptive policies down the road. ... continue reading

Services in the India-EU Free Trade Agreement

| 30 October 2023
Trade, Working Papers | Tags: Export, Services Trade, Telecommunications
EU and India have common objectives to lead the digital transition in an inclusive and sustainable manner while safeguarding privacy, security and competition. ... continue reading

The Case for International Digital Standards for Interoperability of Trade in Digital Services

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Policy Briefs, Trade | Tags: Data Security, Digital Economy, International Standards, Services Trade
Divergences in standards add compliance costs and limit the ability of businesses, especially micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises, to connect across borders and reap the benefits from scale and access to technology. ... continue reading

Services in the India-EU Free Trade Agreement

| 18 April 2023
Policy Briefs, Trade | Tags: EU, India, Services Trade
EU and India are both committed to the global trading system, and both are concerned with making the digital and green transition work for all. ... continue reading

Trade Governance for the Energy Future: Five Key Pillars for International Cooperation

| 14 April 2023
Fiscal, Policy Briefs, Trade | Tags: Energy, Global Value Chains, Renewables
Building resilient and sustainable global value chains (GVCs) for the goods and services that underpin the energy transition is critical. ... continue reading