Helping SMEs to internationalize: Navigating through thick borders

Conference or seminar
Date22 May 2014
LocationAstana
ITC ContactElena BOUTRIMOVA ERNST

Description

In the framework of the Astana Economic Forum 2014 ITC will host a high-level panel discussion on Thursday, 22 May from 11:30-13:00 at the Press Center, Palace of Independence, Astana. The side event aims to explore how the internationalization of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can be supported through targeted trade facilitation measures. The event will highlight the urgent need to assist developing country SMEs in their efforts to address related barriers to trade and to enable them to take advantage of the provisions of the new Agreement on Trade Facilitation.