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CARTFund

CDB/CROSQ CARTFUND Project "Strengthening the Capabilities of Testing Laboratories in the Caribbean to Reduce Technical Barriers to Trade"  INTRODUCTION This project is funded through the Caribbean Aid for Trade and Regional Integration Trust Fund (CARTFund), a Trust Fund financed by the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) and administered...

10th EDF CRIP EPA TBT

CROSQ/INDOCAL/PTB 10th EDF CRIP EPA TBT Project "10TH European Development Fund Caribbean Regional Indicative Programme Economic Partnership Agreement Technical Barriers to Trade Component"  INTRODUCTION The Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) component of the 10th European Development Fund – Caribbean Regional Indicative Programme (EDF-CRIP), “Support to the Caribbean Forum of the...

Partners

Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) performs fundamental research and development work in the field of metrology as a basis for all the tasks entrusted to it in the areas concerning the determination of fundamental and natural constants, the realization, maintenance and dissemination of the legal units of the SI, safety engineering, services...

Members

Antigua and Barbuda Bahamas, The Barbados Belize Dominica Grenada Guyana Haiti Jamaica Montserrat St. Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia St. Vincent and the Grenadines Suriname Trinidad and Tobago

History

Global trade agreements (such as the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the countries of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the European Union (EU)), are guided by Agreements of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Most Member States (MSs) of CARICOM are signatories to the WTO Agreements. Membership of the WTO obliges...