Analysis of Environment related Non-Tariff Measures in the European Union Implications for South Asian Exports

Author Name S.K. Mohanty and T.R. Manoharan
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S.K. Mohanty and T.R. Manoharan

The main objectives of this study are: (i) to examine the coverage of the environment related to non-tariff measures (NTMs) in different product groups of the EU’s imports, and the role of other NTMs in limiting the market access of developing countries, (ii) to analyze the structure of ad valorem tariff and specific tariff in different product categories of the EU, and (iii) to examine the linkages between TBs and NTMs in protecting the EU market and its implication on the export prospects of South Asian countries.