Finance Minister Arun Jaitley yesterday released the National Trade Facilitation Action Plan. Speaking after releasing the NTFAP in New Delhi, the minister said, the WTO-Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) was a major milestone for the global trading system.
Arun Jaitley said, India looks forward to ensuring compliance with the TFA.
Jaitley said, this Action Plan gives a time bound map, not only for implementing TFA, but also for India’s initiatives for trade facilitation and ease of doing business which goes beyond TFA.
According to a Finance Ministry statement, all actions covered under the plan have been categorised by prioritising the activities into short, mid and long term.