The general agreement on trade in services (gats) is a treaty of the world trade organization (wto) that entered into force in january 1995 as a result of the uruguay round negotiations. Secure log-on for etrade securities and etrade bank accounts log on to manage your online trading and online banking. The designations employed and the presentation of material on this internet site do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the secretariat of the united nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area, or of its authorities, or concerning the. The distance-learning course on trade in service statistics organized by wto and unctad from 18th september to 27th october 2017, response to several demands for technical assistance in the compilation of trade-in-services statistics and addresses directly the aims of goal 17 of agenda 2030 for sustainable development (partnership for the goals).
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Us trade in services: trends and policy issues congressional research service summary trade in “services” refers to a wide and growing range of economic activities. Multinational enterprises that produce goods rely on services to organise their value chain, so barriers to investment in services are likely to affect their production.
Today, wednesday, 25 may 2016, 11:30am cest, wikileaks releases new secret documents from the huge trade in services agreement (tisa) which is being negotiated by the us, eu and 22 other countries that account for 2/3rds of global gdp. This trade topics page will take you to information available on the wto website, on issues handled by the wto’s councils and committees, and its trade agreements.
Data and research on services trade including services commitments in regional trade agreements, services trade restrictiveness index (stri), experts meetings on trade in services, the services trade restrictiveness index helps policy makers identify barriers to international trade and implement measures to make services markets more open and.
Trade in services refers to the sale and delivery of an intangible product, called a service, between a producer and consumer trade in services that takes place. Eu statistics present an analysis of international trade by type of service between the eu and its main trading partners. Definitions and process for collecting official us services trade statistics. Trade in goods and services is defined as change in ownership of material resources and services between one economy and another.Download