Expanding world trade

Recognizing difficulties in world trade
Identifying obstacles to world trade
Increasing world wide trade
Reforming world trade
Developing world trade
The Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization states, "The Parties to this Agreement, recognize that their relations in the field of trade and economic endeavour should be conducted with a view to raising standards of living, ensuring full employment and a large and steadily growing volume of real income and effective demand, and expanding the production of and trade in goods and services, while allowing for the optimal use of the world's resources in accordance with the objective of sustainable development, seeking both to protect and preserve the environment and to enhance the means for doing so in a manner consistent with their respective needs and concerns at different levels of economic development."
Limiting world trade
Facilitated by:
Developing industry
Commerce Trade
Development Reform
Type Classification:
C: Cross-sectoral strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal