Government authorities need to apply transparency and good governance in their business practices. The trading community has to comply with relevant laws and regulations in order to establish an atmosphere of mutual trust. Compliant traders should be rewarded by having access to simplified procedures. Such actions create trust and confidence in the reliability and predictability of government services, and have a positive effect on trade and foreign investment.
This itinerary suggests a range of trade facilitation measures that can help build mutual trust and create over time transparence relationships between traders and government authorities.