History of the multilateral trading system

In 1946, the United States and the United Kingdom invited a large number of countries for a conference in London to discuss trade and employment. From this attempt to create an International Trade Organization (ITO) to the creation of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and the birth of the WTO, this video traces, with images, some key moments in the history of the multilateral trading system.

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