EXPORTBelize, a unit of BELTRAIDE hosted a Trade Clinic on August 31st  which aimed at sensitizing private sector on regulations, requirements, export procedures and documentations  and opportunities that exist under trade agreements in order to do business in the local and international market. Our partner agencies included the Belize Agricultural Health Authority (BAHA), the Belize Bureau of Standards (BBS) Customs Department and the Directorate General for Foreign Trade (DGFT).  Topics included: Standards (labeling, CODEX, metrology, etc), Export Procedures, Trade Agreement Opportunities and Sanitary & Phyto-Sanitary Measures among many others. Some of the participants included rum producers, poultry producers, financial institutions, artisans etc.  Previous trade clinics have been held in Orange Walk, Stann Creek and Cayo.

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