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Section I

Article 1- Publication and Availability of Information

GENERAL GUIDELINES

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Article 2- Comment and Consultation

Article 3- Advance Rulings

Article 4- Procedures for Appeal or Review

Article 5- Impartiality, Non-discrimination & Transparency

GENERAL GUIDELINES

FAO Inspection Guide 

IPPC ISPM 31 Methodologies for sampling of consignments

IPPC ISPM 27  Diagnostic protocols for regulated pests

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Article 6- Disciplines on Fees and Charges

GENERAL GUIDELINES

UNCTAD- Disciplines on the levy of fees and charges - Technical Note No 2 (2011)

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GENERAL GUIDELINES

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Voluntary Disclosure Programmes of Member Countries (Singapore, Switzerland, Canada, Japan, USA) 

 

Article 7- Release and Clearance of Goods

GENERAL GUIDELINES

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CASE STUDIES AND COUNTRY SPECIFIC INITIATIVES

New Zealand - Deferred Payment Scheme (2013)

GENERAL GUIDELINES

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USA - Best practices in use of expedited shipments

OTHER

Article - New Saudi Customs clearance procedures enhance shipments

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Article 8- Border Agency Cooperation

Article 9- Movement under Customs Control

GENERAL GUIDELINES

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Article 10- Import, Export and Transit Formalities

GENERAL GUIDELINES

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CASE STUDIES AND COUNTRY SPECIFIC INITIATIVES

EU - The single administration document (SAD) 

GENERAL GUIDELINES

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Japan- Japan’s experience on supporting documents (Revised Kyoto Convention Management Committee 2013)

GENERAL GUIDELINES

ISO Guides on use of International Standards (2014)

UNCTAD- Simplification of trade documentation using international standards - Technical Note No 13 (2011)

 

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GENERAL GUIDELINES

AACE - Guidelines for Single Window Implementation in Africa (2017) 

UNECE - Single Window for Trade (2005) 

UNECE - Single window - Recommendation no. 33 (2005) 

UNRCS - TF and Paperless Trade Implementation Survey 2015 - Latin America and the Caribbean (2015) 

CASE STUDIES AND COUNTRY SPECIFIC INITIATIVES

Brasil - Single Window (in spanish) (2012) 

Brasil - TFA implementation in Brazil through Public-Private Partnership (2019)

China- Single Window (2019)

Chinese Taipei – Single Window (2019)

Colombia – Single Window 

Ecuador - Single Window (2011) 

El Salvador – Single Window (2011) 

Kenya - Environment and Implementation of the National Single Window - CS #24 Aid for Trade 5GR 

Kenya - Electronic Single Window Connects East Africa to Global Value Chains - Smart Lessons Case Study Competition (2017) 

Korea – Single Window (2018) 

Korea – Single Window (2011) 

Lesotho Revenue Authority - Customs Modernisation Programme - Aid for Trade 5GR CS #21

Morocco - PortNet: Creating a Strategic Alliance between Port and Foreign Trade Communities for a Competitive Economic Operator - Smart Lessons Case Study Competition (2017) 

Nigeria – Single Window (2011) 

Peru - Single Window for Foreign Trade (VUCE) - CS #112 Aid for Trade 5GR 

Peru - Single Window 

Rwanda - The Electronic Single Window for Trade Efficiency - Smart Lessons Case Study Competition Finalist (2017) 

Rwanda - UNCTAD Compendium of Good Practices (2019) 

Rwanda - Rwanda electronic single window - CS #13 Aid for Trade 5GR  

 

Sri Lanka - Study on challenges implementing Single Window (2015) 

 

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GENERAL GUIDELINES

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India- India's Re-Import of Goods Procedures (Rejected Goods)
 

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Australia- Temporary Imports (Practices by Australia)

WCO- Survey -Temporary Admission 
 

Article 11- Freedom of Transit

Article 12- Customs Cooperation

GENERAL GUIDELINES

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CASE STUDIES AND COUNTRY SPECIFIC INITIATIVES

Canada - Customs Cooperation (2012)

Section II

Section II Resources

Section III

Article 23 Resources

GENERAL GUIDELINES

CAM- Cooperation and Collaboration in the Dutch National Trade Facilitation Committee 

COMCEC - Establishing Well Functioning National Trade Facilitation Bodies (NTFBs) in the OIC Member States (2015)

STDF - National SPS Coordination Mechanisms  (2012)

TFAF- National Committees on Trade Facilitation: Current practices and challenges (2016)

UNCTAD, UNECE and ITC - Repository of National Trade Facilitation Bodies (2018)

UNECE - Roadmap Methodology for NTFCs  (2016)

UNCTAD - National Trade Facilitation Bodies in the world  (2014)

UNCTAD - What is a TF roadmap and what it is not a TF roadmap 

UNCTAD - A National Roadmap for WTO TFA Implementation-CARICOM  (2019)

WCO- National Commitees on Trade Facilitation (2018)

WTO- Members share experiences on National Trade Facilitation Committees- Workshop Presentations and Documents (2016)

CASE STUDIES AND COUNTRY SPECIFIC INITIATIVES

Albania- Trade facilitation agreement and National Committee for trade facilitation  (2016)

Antigua and Barbuda- NTFC Experience- CARICOM (2019)

Antigua and Barbuda- The Trade Facilitation Agreement- CARICOM (2019)

Barbados- NTFC Experience- CARICOM (2019)

Belize- NTFC Experience- CARICOM (2019)

Botswana- Technical Committee on Trade Facilitation  (2016)

Botswana- National Commitee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Brazil- National Trade Facilitation Committee's Mandate - A perspective from the Brazilian experience  (2016)

Brazil - National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2016)

Canada - National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

CARICOM - The CARICOM Strategy for Regional implementation of the TFA- CARICOM  (2019)

China - Implementation of WTO TFA China Customs (2018)

Costa Rica- NCTF - Defining an institutional framework: the case of Costa Rica  (2016)

Dominica- NTFC Experience- CARICOM (2019)

El Salvador - Advances in Trade Facilitation (2019)

Eswatini- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

GEA- TFA Implementation: Benefits, Priorities and Monitoring- CARICOM (2019)

Grenada- NTFC Experience- CARICOM (2019)

Guyana- How to ensure the proper functioning and long term adaptability of the national committee  (2016)

Guyana- Guyana's Trade Facilitation Agreement Experience- CARICOM  (2019)

Ghana- Strategies for defining a roadmap for the NCTF - The Ghana experience  (2016)

India- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Israel- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Italy- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Jamaica - Trade Facilitation Task Force - Smart Lessons Case Study Competition Finalist (2017)

Jamaica- The Case of Jamaica's Trade Facilitation Task Force  (2016)

Kenya- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Lao PDR- Maintaining a NCTF (2016)

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - TFA Implementation (2018)

Paraguay- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2019)

Republic of Moldova - Action plan  (2018)

Malawi- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Mauritius- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Montenegro - National Trade Facilitation Committee: Lessons Learned - Smart Lessons Case Study Competition Finalist (2017)

Montenegro - National Trade Facilitation Committee (2019)

Nigeria - Presentation on National trade Facilitation Committee in Nigeria (2016)

Nigeria- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Nigeria and Sri Lanka- WCO - National Committees on Trade Facilitation (2016)

Norway- National Trade Facilitation Commitee (2019)

OECS- Regional Perspectives on Trade Facilitation- CARICOM (2019)

Oman- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Pakistan- National Trade and Transport Facilitation Committee (NTTFC) in Pakistan  (2016)

Pakistan UNECE - Case Study 

Mauritius- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Sri Lanka- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

St. Kitts & Nevis- NTFC- CARICOM  (2019)

St. Vincent and the Grenadines - Trade Facilitation in St. Vincent and the Grenadines  (2016)

St. Vincent and the Grenadines - NTFC- CARICOM  (2019)

Suriname-NTFC- CARICOM (2019)

Sweden - How to ensure the power functioning and long-term adaptability - Swedish Experiences  (2016)

Trinidad & Tobago-NTFC- Status, Lessons learned and best practices- CARICOM (2019)

Trinidad & Tobago-NTFC- Strategies for defining a roadmap for the National Commitee- CARICOM (2019)

Turkey - NTFC Experience  (2018)

Uganda National Committee on Trade Facilitation (NCTF): Mandate and Areas of Work  (2016)

United Arab Emirates- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

United States - Structure and role of the US National Trade Facilitation Committee  (2018)

United States- National Committee on Trade Facilitation (2018)

Vanuatu - Experience Sharing on Establishing and Maintaining National Committee on Trade Facilitation in Vanuatu (2016)

Viet Nam Defining an institutional framework - Viet Nam  (2016)

WCO-Tools for Effective Implementation- CARICOM (2019)