purpose is to lead the development of Palestinian trade
as a driving force for sustainable national economic
growth. As the National Trade Development Organization (NTDO)
and a membership of more than 327 Palestinian leading
businesses, PalTrade advocates a competitive, enabling
business environment and is dedicated to improving trade
competitiveness through trade promotion and capacity
PalTrade’s operation and services are guided by
sector-based strategies for trade development supported
by assessment of cross-sectoral opportunities and
impediments. These strategies are deployed through a
range of services and activities aimed at vitalizing
sectors to export to target markets.
PalTrade’s Mission is to Develop Trade Through:
Advocating a competitive, business enabling
Improving trade competitiveness through trade
promotion and capacity building
Fostering international business practices and
standards among professionals, firms and business
Providing trade-enabling knowledge
These values and philosophies
emerged from PalTrade’s restructuring process and
are embraced by the organization:
PalTrade acknowledges the
importance of its human resource as the one and only
asset for delivering quality services to its
PalTrade values the input of its
partner associations and institutions whether public
or private as critical elements in achieving its own
institutional goals and objectives.
PalTrade believes in an open
market trade regime for the sake of efficient
Palestinian economic growth, yet it also
acknowledges the infancy of certain Palestinian
industries that need support for effective growth.
PalTrade is a non-profit
organization that aspires to always operate in
profit-making efficiency modes.
PalTrade promotes specialization
within its human resource base and structure to
encourage technical capacity building and innovation
through continuous investment in its human capital.
Transparency in all PalTrade
endeavors is not only highly valued but it is
inherent in conducting day to day business, most
notably sector marketing and development plans, set
by its network partners.
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