“Container shipping through the Port of Tyne avoids congestion in the south and unnecessary road miles reducing carbon emissions by as much as 80% for some of our customers as well as saving time and money.”
As we warned some months ago (see EU Seeks to Bypass Trump’s WTO Block), the section of the World Trade Organization (WTO) which hears cases has had to stop functioning as it no longer has the required number of judges.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) Committee on Trade and Environment recently discussed how trade can help promote a circular economy which favours keeping materials in use and improving resource efficiency.
Policy action and coordination among key interested parties are necessary to fully realise the potential of blockchain technology to transform international trade, according to World Trade Organization (WTO) Deputy Director-General Yi Xiaozhun.
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has confirmed that traders will need to start contributing to its upcoming database on articles containing Candidate List substances (SVHCs) from January 2021 onwards.