The third review of the trade policies and practices of Madagascar takes place on 14 and 16 July 2015. The basis for the review is a report by the WTO Secretariat and a report by the Government of Madagascar.
Report by the Secretariat: Summary
Madagascar is slowly recovering from the sociopolitical crisis which broke out in 2009 and was brought to an end by the December 2013 presidential elections. The economic upturn which began in 2014 has been boosted by the strong performance of rice farming and the extraction and subsequent exportation of heavy metals such as nickel, cobalt and titanium. Trade reforms, especially in the area of trade facilitation, have also played a part. Read more. Source | World Trade Organization