Borders without Barriers: Facilitating Trade in SASEC Countries

Publication | December 2019

This book presents an analysis of the state of trade facilitation in member countries of the South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) program.

Price
  • US$45.00 (paperback)

It includes country-level studies and identifies four common trade facilitation priorities among SASEC countries: (i) implementation of the Trade Facilitation Agreement and other international conventions; (ii) logistics and infrastructure development, and related regulatory reforms; (iii) coordinated border management; and (iv) institutions and capacity building.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Trade Facilitation in SASEC Countries: What’s at Stake
  • SASEC Countries’ Performance in Trade Facilitation—A Comparative Perspective
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • India
  • Nepal
  • Sri Lanka
  • ADB’s SASEC Program Trade Facilitation Assistance: Status, Progress, and Future Directions
  • Conclusion and Way Forward
  • Index

Additional Details

Editors
Type
Subjects
  • Industry and trade
  • Regional cooperation and integration
Countries
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • India
  • Nepal
  • Sri Lanka
Pages
  • 344
Dimensions
  • 6 x 9
SKU
  • TCS190523-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9261-868-1 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-869-8 (electronic)

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