ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Remarks of WTCA President Guy F Tozzoli-at Opening Ceremonies

Advertiser's Supplement AS-11 types of non-tariff measures rose from 18,7 pec cent in 1981 to The measures are adversely affecting the developing countries whose exports are concentrated in a few traditional areas or in products involving low technology. The expectations that the recovery would lead to abatement of protectionist measures has not been supported. Protectionism is, no doubt, an easier option to structural adjustment, but it cannot provide the real solution Stricter international discipline is needed to combat the grow ing trend of protectionism. Regrettably, efforts to frame multilateral rules to deal with protectionist measures have met with only limited success.

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