Case studies, research and supporting material related to the Trade sector.
Research (9 items)
ISO 9000 certification associated with increase in bilateral exports (2009)
Getting Aligned: How Adopting Standards Affects Canada’s Productivity and Growth
Accreditation and certifications. Economic value and social benefits
World Bank Group Infographic
Standards influence economic growth (2018)
The Correlation between the number of accredited laboratories and domestic GDP (January 2017)
Mutual recognition of certification has significant effect on trade in the food, beverage and tobacco industry
Accreditation helps businesses to win new or maintain existing business
Accreditation plays a significant role in facilitating trade, employment and GDP
Supporting Material (
Ensuring Quality to Gain Access to Global Markets : A Reform Toolkit (the World Bank)
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