PS Assessment

Posted by | March 30, 2021
Kabul Municipality; Fresh Fruits and Vegetable Market Levies

Background   On 22 August 2017, as the minutes of meeting no. 8 item 9, the High Economic Council (HEC) issued an order (Mosawabe) exempting (zero tax) “raw materials for...

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Posted by | March 24, 2021
Export Procedures Reform

Executive Summary Afghanistan faces significant challenges to successful international trade and corresponding private sector development. As a result of poor infrastructure, corruption, non-tariff barriers, excessive paperwork, and complicated customs procedures,...

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Posted by | March 24, 2021
Delays at Torkham Border Crossing

Background Pakistan is the largest export destination for Afghan goods. The proximity of the two countries with one another, their longstanding trade history, and direct access to markets make Pakistan...

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