DDG González: Trade is a source of resilience in times of crisis

Speaking at an event on 29 October hosted by the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI), Deputy Director-General Anabel González highlighted the importance of trade as a source of resilience, as demonstrated during the COVID-19 pandemic. The WTO has played a critical role in ensuring the supply of essential medical products and medical equipment. During the event, DDG González received a new report from the CACCI on achieving a successful world trade system. Her remarks are below.