the organisation of training programmes/workshops with foreign resources in Colombo and regional cities on topics related to new developments in international trade and WTO agreements. Sri Lanka has preferential and free trade agreements with India, Pakistan, Iran, Egypt, Singapore and Israel. It is in the process of extending its agreement with India to a much broader agreement. Conduct negotiations to ensure market access by obtaining tariff concessions under non-reciprocal preferential trade agreements, i.e. generalized preferential preferential regimes (GsPs) for Sri Lanka`s exports. Only for competent expatriates, consultants, specialists and their relatives employed in liaison offices, branches or foreign companies, other commercial and commercial enterprises, taking into account the immediate benefits of these jobs related to export trade, technology transfer and improving the productivity of the economy, etc. Conduct negotiations to ensure preferential access to Sri Lanka`s exports through reciprocal trade agreements such as free trade agreements (FTAs) and regional trade agreements (ATRs). Protect and promote Sri Lanka`s economic, trade and trade interests in multilateral for a, ensuring effective representation and participation in discussions and negotiations at all levels (i.e. decision-making and technical negotiations) within the World Trade Organization (WTO) and in cooperation with like-minded WTO member states to develop common positions on issues of major interest to Sri Lanka.
The rapid issuance of certificates of origin to facilitate exports under the following preferential regimes and regional, bilateral and free trade free trade agreements provides advice and guidance for the admission of the COO under the free trade agreement, including consultations on rules of origin, production, procedures, etc. The commercial representation consists of 31 DoC officers who are on 28 missions in Sri Lanka and who work to promote and protect Sri Lanka`s commercial and economic interests in the host countries. Organize awareness seminars/workshops on market access opportunities available under free trade agreements, free trade agreements and PSAs in Colombo and regional cities. dissemination of information on changes in market access, both tariff and non-tariff measures in the overseas market, and an analysis of the impact of these measures on Sri Lanka`s exports, including a commitment to the elimination of supply restrictions. Under the TPR gateway for background explanations and search documents Online These links open a new window: Allow a moment to view the results. Sri Lanka is also a party to SAFTA, the Agreement on a South Asian Free Trade Area, and to BIMSTEC, which aims to develop a regional free trade agreement. Place the mouse on an argument number in the table below to see the title of the dispute. Click on the discord number to access a page with detailed information on this point of disagreement. . The General Manager of Commerce is authorized to declare a business, business, establishment or individual as an approved credit agency in accordance with Mortgage Act 6 of 1949. That is why the Director General will do so on the basis of a recommendation from a committee of one chair and two others appointed by the Minister under Section 114, paragraph 1 of The Mortgage Act 6 of 1949. Monitor market access, both tariff and non-tariff, in key foreign export markets, and take coordinated action by organizing effective and appropriate representations at bilateral and multilateral levels to mitigate or eliminate the negative effects of such measures on Sri Lanka`s exports.
The main tasks of foreign trade representatives are: this page gathers important information on Sri Lanka`s participation in the WTO. Sri Lanka is a member of the