National workshop on Negotiating Preferential Trade Agreements

29 Aug 2017 to 31 Aug 2017
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

The Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Trade Training and Research Institute (TTRI) of the Ministry of Commerce, Cambodia will organize the workshop on “Negotiating Preferential Trade Agreements” in Phnom Penh, Cambodia during 29-31 August 2017.

The objectives of the workshop are to review the status of preferential trade liberalization of Cambodia, identify the needs for further trade liberalization in a context of SDGs and Istanbul Programme of Action, and introduce participants, mostly trade officials, to the basics of formulation of negotiating positions in the preferential trade agreements, negotiation process and the implementation challenges.