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Profound changes are taking place in the global trade landscape, including the technologies and governance frameworks that underpin and support contemporary trade in goods, services and the digital economy. This dynamic environment presents challenges, and also enormous opportunities to expand and deepen trade, investment and innovation among the 53 member countries of our growing Commonwealth family.


Week-long event sees officials work to boost Commonwealth trade and investment A delegate from Bangladesh speaking at the Commonwealth Cluster meeting

Officials from across the Commonwealth have gathered to discuss how they can boost trade and investment links across the 53 member countries.

Commonwealth will support East African Community to stimulate regional trade Petrol tankers in Kenya

The Commonwealth will assist the East African Community (EAC) in implementing the authorised economic operator programme, which will offer easier customs clearance for exporters in the region.

Economic integration key to Asia-Pacific prosperity Singapore Senior Minister Koh Poh Koon

Senior trade officials wrapped up two days of consultations in Singapore, focussing on how Asia-Pacific countries could better harness trade policy to strengthen global trade links and step up participation in regional and global value chains.

‘Immense potential’ to grow intra-Commonwealth trade, Secretary-General tells Kenya summit Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

Policy makers and representatives of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from more than 20 Commonwealth countries are meeting in Nairobi, as trade between member states continues its upward trajectory.