The inclusion of an Argentine bank in ADB's Trade Finance Program is an important step toward realizing the potential for trade between Asia and Latin America.
There’s one big element missing before we can create a truly transparent, seamless and open international trading framework.
Digital solutions can help fill in the trade finance gap for SMEs in Asia and the Pacific.
We need to protect the financial system from terrorism and money laundering. But the people of the Pacific should not pay the heaviest price.
While not a panacea, more access to trade finance can be part of the solution to foreign currency shortages in Papua New Guinea.
Cold storage allows Mongolian farmers to meet long-term demand during the dzud.
Trade finance loans help Pacific businesses address the region’s trade imbalance through exports.
While trade and finance are changing dramatically, trade finance is shifting more slowly. What does this mean for SMEs?
To level the playing field in Asia and the Pacific, women-owned companies need financial backing to support their importing and exporting needs.
The health crisis should drive us to aggressively digitize global trade and supply chains so we can make the economic recovery stronger and the economy more robust.