The session will explore the impacts the transition to a circular economy will have on international trade and trade flows. It will also highlight some key issues that need to be considered to support the trade in circular goods and services.
|Overview of World Trade and the Circular Economy
Anthony Cox, Deputy Director, Environment Directorate of the OECD See the presentation
|Financing, standards, taxation and subsidies as means for promoting the fair trade in materials, goods and services related to circular economy
Karin Kemper, Senior Director, World Bank
Álvaro García, Director, Planning and Budget Office, Presidency of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay
|Challenges to and opportunities for the global trade in secondary raw materials and remanufactured goods
Annica Bresky, Executive Vice President, Stora Enso
Changhua Wu, CEO, Beijing Future Innovation Center
|How can trade agreements promote sustainable and circular trade?
Aik Hoe Lim, Director of the Trade and Environment Division, World Trade Organization
Anthony Cox, Deputy Director, Environment Directorate of the OECD