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ABSTRACT FOR TRADE INFORMATION SERVICES
2007 C45 586
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTRE UNCTAD/WTO (ITC)
SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (SMEDA)
Trade in Services: An answer book for small and medium-sized exporters
Lahore, Pakistan: ITC/SMEDA, 2007. xiv, 196 p.
Guide for small and medium-sized enterprises in the services sectors in Pakistan; provides practical advice to help them improve their export performance or enter new markets. Using a question and answer format, the topics covered include the decision to export, preparing for export, choice of market, identifying customers, selecting a strategy, cultural considerations, promotional materials, quality assurance, pricing, securing payment and temporary market entry. The General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) and the functions of the World Trade Organization (WTO) are also described. National appendices include overviews of the services sector in Pakistan, Pakistan’s role in the WTO GATS negotiations, including Pakistan’s schedule of GATS commitments, key national laws and regulations of interest to services exporters, and a list of information resources for services exporters. Subject descriptors: Services, WTO, Multilateral trading system, Pakistan.
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Palais des Nations, 1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland
6th Floor LDA Plaza, Egerton Road, Lahore 54000, Pakistan
Trade in Services: An answer book for small and medium-sized exporters is a joint publication published by ITC and SMEDA based on a generic document edited by ITC. This joint publication was co-financed by the European Union (EU) and ITC as part of a Trade Related Technical Assistance
(TRTA) programme with the Government of Pakistan. Facts and figures set forth in this publication are the responsibility of SMEDA, and should not necessarily be considered as reflecting the views or carrying the endorsement…...

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