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    © International Trade Centre, International Trade Forum - Issue 1/2007

    Business Guide to Trade Remedies in the United States: Anti-dumping, countervailing and safeguards legislation, practices and procedures

    226 pages, revised edition. Guide to trade remedy procedures (anti-dumping, countervailing and safeguard) aimed at exporters from developing countries and transition economies, with particular reference to trade remedy legislation and practices of the United States. Examines origins of trade remedies and their administration in the country under review; considers role of institutions responsible for trade remedy administration and the WTO rules governing trade remedies (WTO Agreements on Implementation of Article VI of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994, WTO Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures, and WTO Agreement on Safeguards). Presents procedural framework for the United States' unfair trade remedies; discusses trade remedy investigations and actions; includes Internet guide to the United States trade remedy law.

    Finance for Trade

    129 pages. (Trade Finance Series.) Guide describing appropriate mechanisms and instruments that could be adapted and introduced by developing and transition economies to help improve the financing of trade by the private sector, with particular reference to small and medium-sized enterprises. Provides examples of best practice for such mechanisms and instruments and includes a table setting out the current state of trade finance infrastructure in developing countries and transition economies. Sets guidelines on the methodology for implementing the introduction of appropriately designed instruments, mechanisms and institutions for the financing of trade; includes a list of bibliographical references and useful web resources.