About us

The International Trade and Integration (ITI) Research Centre was established in April 2016 to perform a system analysis of the participation of Russia and countries of the Eurasian Economic Union in international trade, study international trade practices under agreements to which the World Trade Organization is a party and develop economic integration processes.

OUR SERVICES

    Consulting

    Research

    Digital

    Event Content Development

    Conformity Assessment

    Seminars and trainings

A separate area of ​​work is the identification, classification and search for ways to reduce non-tariff barriers to trade.

ITI combines the competencies and experience of participants in multilateral trade negotiations concerning Russia joining the WTO, development and conclusion of interstate trade and economic agreements, draft Federal Laws of the Russian Federation and regulations of the Government of the Russian Federation, and development of the EAEU regulatory framework.

 
OUR MISSION

We combine theory and practice and help businesses in Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union to implement a development strategy through the participation in international trade and economic integration.


OUR VALUES

Our actions today define our tomorrow: whileimplementing the ideas of international research centres, we are building a better future.

Human capital is the most important factor; man is a centre and heart of everything: people are the source of our ideas, inspiration and solutions.


RESEARCH FOCUS

  • regional and mega-regional trade agreements, in particular, TPP, TTIP, RCEP, as well as the development of Eurasian economic integration;
  • trade policy, multilateral regulation of international trade, WTO rules and country obligations;
  • trade barriers, in particular, trade protection measures, technical barriers to trade, SPS measures, as well as confirmation of the results of conformity assessment and laboratory tests, legal approximation in the field of technical regulation;
  • integration processes in the single market area of ​​the EAEU and integration of the Union with the rest of the world;
  • analysis of key international trade trends and their impact on the economy of Russia and the EAEU;
  • unleashing and development of the export potential of Russian companies.