Nepal Needs To Think Outside The Conventional Approaches Trading With The US : Secretary Marasini

Despite being granted duty free access to 77 products by the US, Nepal’s export performance in those select products is dismal. Limited utilization of trade preferences necessitates a careful examination of the constraints faced by exporters if Nepal aims at improving export performance through such facilities, experts said during a roundtable discussion on unpacking Nepal-US trade organized by SAWTEE in collaboration with The Asia Foundation.

Madhu Kumar Marasini, Secretary, Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies, pointed out that Nepal needs to think outside the conventional approaches and explore new products to export to the US in which Nepal has comparative advantage.

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