Last Published: 11/18/2016
A foreign trade barrier is any barrier that impedes a company's ability to trade in a foreign country. The most common trade barriers are listed below:
  • Tariff and Customs
  • Service Barriers
  • Standards
  • Testing
  • Labeling
  • Certification, Rules of Origin
  • Government Procurement Contracting
  • Intellectual Property Protection Problems
  • Excessive Government Requirements
  • Excessive Testing or Licensing Fees
  • Bribery
  • Investment Barriers.

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