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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

Organizations relating to Import, Export

Agreement on the Temporary Importation, Free of Duty, of Medical, Surgical and Laboratory Equipment for Use on Free Loan in Hospitals and other Medical Institutions for Purposes of Diagnosis or Treatment / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1960
Protocol to the Central American Agreement on Equalization of Import Charges, 1960 / Est. 1960
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Professional Equipment / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1961
Customs Convention Concerning Facilities for the Importation of Goods for Display or Use at Exhibitions, Fairs, Meetings or Similar Events / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1961
European Liaison Committee of Machine Tools Importers / London, UK / Est. 1971
Multilateral Agreement Relating to Certificates of Airworthiness for Imported Aircraft / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1960
Protocol to the Central American Agreement of Equalization of Import Charges / Est. 1964
Accord Relatif à L\'importation de la Viande Bovine en Provenance du Groupe des Etats D\'Afrique, Caraïbes et Pacifique / Est. 1979
Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures / Est. 1979
Additional Protocol to the Convention Concerning Customs Facilities for Touring, Relating to the Importation of Tourist Publicity Documents and Material / Est. 1954
International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers / Neuilly-sur-Seine, France / Est. 1971
Protocol to the Central American Agreement on Equalization of Import Charges, 1959 / Est. 1959
International Agreement Relating to the Exportation of Hides and Skins / Est. 1928
Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries / Safat, Kuwait / Est. 1968
Additional Protocol to the Agreement on the Temporary Importation, Free of Duty, of Medical, Surgical and Laboratory Equipment for Use on Free Loan in Hospitals and other Medical Institutions for Purposes of Diagnosis or Treatment / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1983
Caribbean Council / London, UK / Est. 1992
Federation of Indian Export Organizations / Delhi, India
Protocol to the Agreement on Equalization of Import Charges and to the Agreement on the System of Central American Integrated Industries / Est. 1967
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Private Road Vehicles / Est. 1954
Secretariat for the Basel Convention / Geneva, Switzerland
Convention on the Ban of the Import of Hazardous Wastes into Africa and on the Control of Their Transboundary Movements within Africa / Est. 1991
Final Act of the United Nations Conference on Customs Formalities for the Temporary Importation of Private Road Motor Vehicles and for Tourism / Est. 1954
Central American Agreement on the Equalization of Import Charges / Est. 1959
Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects / Rome, Italy / Est. 1995
Arab Investment and Export Credit Guarantee Corporation / Safat, Kuwait / Est. 1974

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World Problems relating to Import, Export

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Vulnerability of land-locked countries
Instability of the commodities trade
Speculative flight of capital
Protectionism in agriculture and the food production industries
Toxic waste smuggling
Inadequate export marketing of products
International arms trade
Trade barriers against developing countries
Unstable supply of raw materials
Illegal exports
Dependence on imported technology
Instability in export earnings
Long-range transboundary air pollution
Deterioration of staple food production
Export cartels
Restricted growth in export markets
Net outflow of capital from countries
Excessive dependence on export credits
International trade in endangered species
Vulnerability of economies to import penetration
Illegal international arms shipments
Abuse of prison labour
Misuse of free production zones and export enclaves
Infected animal, meat and animal product shipments
Illegal exports of nuclear materials

Action Strategies relating to Import, Export

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Providing know-how for international business
Creating free trade zones
Exporting goods and services
Liberalizing trade
Campaigning against the export of toxic materials
Curbing flow of small arms
Countertrading
Removing trade barriers against developing countries
Banning exports of radioactive waste to countries which prohibit their importation
Expanding trading opportunities for developing countries
Adopting laws to prevent the illegal export or import of hazardous waste
Strengthening capability of developing countries in export promotion
Marketing fertilizers
Restricting exports of ozone-depleting substances
Legislating trade in forest products
Avoiding discriminatory import action to address environmental problems of exporting countries
Developing external trades
Reducing dependence on commodity exports
Relocating industries
Exporting cereals
Providing export incentives for developing countries products
Improving access to export finance
Exporting olive oil
Strengthening efforts to achieve an optimum balance between production for domestic and export markets
Helping women in exporting

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