international SME Development

International Trade Portals

Global Trade Helpdesk is a multi-agency initiative jointly led by  International Trade Centre (ITC), United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and World Trade Organization (WTO) that simplifies market research for companies especially SMEs by integrating trade and business information into a single online portal. Via Global Trade Helpdesk, firms can compare demand for their products across markets, explore tariffs and other market access conditions, access details about buyers, navigate export processes, find business partners and even participate in free trainings and tutorials. For more information, please click provides valuable information on investment and enterprise, international trade and commodities as well as technology and logistic. The website provides 195 country profiles that allows SMEs to get a basic snapshot of a country’s economic and financial situation facilitating convenient cross-country comparisons before venturing into a new market. SMEs are encouraged to access United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) statistics to get updated information on international trade and economic trends. For details please log in to

Trade Foresight : What’s in it for SMEs?

    • One-stop trade solutions portal for SMEs, policymakers, trade associations and others
    • Analyse markets, products and industries to make smart, data-driven trade decisions
    • Gain knowledge for comparative advantage to export your products to the most attractive markets
    • Connect with more than 1,000,000 buyers and sellers from more than 180 countries
    • Get insights on trade dynamics of 7,000+ products traded globally….. and so much more…

Get your FREE ACCESS NOW until 31 December 2020!

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