The Islamic Centre for Development of Trade (ICDT), in partnership with the Islamic Development Bank Group (IDB) and the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC), organized a Workshop on Trade in Services in the OIC Member States in Casablanca, Kingdom of Morocco from 22nd to 24th March 2017. The objective of the workshop is to build OIC Member States’ capacities in the field of Negotiations in Trade in Services and to increase their ability to promote trade in services at the OIC level, thus boosting intra-OIC trade and assisting OIC Member States to achieve the objectives of the OIC Ten-Year Plan of Action.
Trade among OIC Member States reached a rate of 20.33% in 2015. The objectives of the OIC Ten-Year Plan of Action 2005-2015 set by the "Third Extraordinary Summit of Makkah Al Mukaramah" in December 2005, which consisted of increasing the share of intra-OIC trade to 20% in 2015, have therefore been achieved. Press release