An increasing number of countries have established or plan to establish a Single Window for Trade. A Single Window is a facility a facility that allows parties involved in trade and transport to lodge standardized information and documents with a single entry point to fulfil all import, export, and transit-related regulatory requirements.

It facilitates the exchange of trade relevant information between government agencies and traders and between traders and other service providers from the private sector.

This itinerary will present the Single Window concept, its benefits, pre-conditions and success factors for the implementation and tools prepared by trade facilitation organizations.