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    Do Trade Promotion Organizations Boost Exports?


    © International Trade Centre, International Trade Forum - Issue 1/2005

    Photo: Proexport Colombia

    The recent World Conference of Trade Promotion Organizations shows that TPO leaders are open to innovation, as they explore topics ranging from investment promotion to client relations to performance measurement.

    New, peer-elected trade promotion awards highlight winning examples of how TPOs are boosting exports, from the poorest countries as well as the most developed.

    Finally, what place do TPOs hold in contributing to sustainable trade development? Three experts provide their views on the future of these institutions.