Madagascar

2021 Trade facilitation score of 27.96%
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 41.67%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 33.33%; Paperless Trade: 48.15%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

2019 Trade facilitation score of 19.35%
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 25%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 33.33%; Paperless Trade: 33.33%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

2017 Trade facilitation score of 18.28%
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 25%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 22.22%; Paperless Trade: 33.33%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

2015 Trade facilitation score of 15.05%
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 25%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 0%; Paperless Trade: 29.63%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

# Measure Survey 2015 Survey 2017 Survey 2019 Survey 2021 Change**
1 National Trade Facilitation Committee or similar body* Not implemented Partially implemented Fully implemented Fully implemented
2 Publication of existing import-export regulations on the internet Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
3 Stakeholders` consultation on new draft regulations (prior to their finalization) Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
4 Advance publication/notification of new trade-related regulations before their implementation* Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
5 Advance ruling on tariff classification and origin of imported goods* Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
6 Risk management Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented
7 Pre-arrival processing Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
8 Post-clearance audits* Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Partially implemented
9 Independent appeal mechanism Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
10 Separation of Release from final determination of customs duties, taxes, fees and charges Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
11 Establishment and publication of average release times Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented
12 TF measures for authorized operators* Planning stage Planning stage Planning stage Partially implemented
13 Expedited shipments Planning stage Planning stage Planning stage Planning stage
14 Acceptance of copies of original supporting documents required for import, export or transit formalities* Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Planning stage
15 Automated Customs System* Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented
16 Internet connection available to Customs and other trade control agencies* Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented
17 Electronic Single Window System Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented
18 Electronic submission of Customs declarations Planning stage Partially implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented
19 Electronic application and issuance of import and export permit* Planning stage Planning stage Planning stage Planning stage
20 Electronic Submission of Sea Cargo Manifests Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Partially implemented
21 Electronic Submission of Air Cargo Manifests Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Partially implemented
22 Electronic application and issuance of Preferential Certificate of Origin Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
23 E-Payment of Customs Duties and Fees Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Partially implemented
24 Electronic Application for Customs Refunds Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
25 Laws and regulations for electronic transactions Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
26 Recognised certification authority Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Do not know
27 Electronic exchange of Customs Declaration* Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
28 Electronic exchange of Certificate of Origin Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
29 Electronic exchange of Sanitary & Phyto-Sanitary Certificate Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Do not know
30 Paperless collection of payment from a documentary letter of credit* Do not know Not implemented Not implemented Do not know
31 National legislative framework and/or institutional arrangements for border agencies cooperation* Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
32 Government agencies delegating border controls to Customs authorities* Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
33 Alignment of working days and hours with neighbouring countries at border crossings Not available Not available Not available Not available
34 Alignment of formalities and procedures with neighbouring countries at border crossings Not available Not available Not available Not available
35 Transit facilitation agreement(s)* Not available Not available Not available Not available
36 Limit the physical inspections of transit goods and use risk assessment* Not available Not available Not available Not available
37 Supporting pre-arrival processing for transit facilitation Not available Not available Not available Not available
38 Cooperation between agencies of countries involved in transit Not available Not available Not available Not available
39 Trade-related information measures for SMEs* Not available Not implemented Not implemented Planning stage
40 SMEs in AEO scheme* Not available Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
41 SMEs access Single Window* Not available Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
42 SMEs in National Trade Facilitation Committee* Not available Not implemented Partially implemented Partially implemented
43 Other special measures for SMEs Not available Not available Not implemented Not implemented
44 Testing and laboratory facilities available to meet SPS of main trading partners* Not available Not implemented Planning stage Partially implemented
45 National standards and accreditation bodies to facilitate compliance with SPS* Not available Not implemented Do not know Do not know
46 Electronic application and issuance of SPS certificates* Not available Not implemented Planning stage Planning stage
47 Special treatment for perishable goods Not available Not available Partially implemented Partially implemented
48 TF policy/strategy to increase women’s participation in trade* Not available Not implemented Not implemented Not implemented
49 TF measures to benefit women involved in trade* Not available Not implemented Partially implemented Do not know
50 Women membership in the National Trade Facilitation Committee or similar bodies* Not available Not available Planning stage Planning stage
51 Single window facilitates traders access to finance* Not available Not available Not available Do not know
52 Authorities engaged in blockchain-based supply chain project covering trade finance* Not available Not available Not available Not implemented
53 Variety of trade finance services available Not available Not available Not available Do not know
54 Agency in place to manage TF in times of crises and emergencies* Not available Not available Not available Do not know
55 Online publication of emergency TF measures* Not available Not available Not available Do not know
56 Coordination between countries on emergency TF measures* Not available Not available Not available Partially implemented
57 Additional trade facilitation measures to facilitate trade in times of emergencies* Not available Not available Not available Not implemented
58 Plan in place to facilitate trade during future crises* Not available Not available Not available Do not know
Major
Ladder

Trade facilitation score of 27.96% (2021)
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 41.67%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 33.33%; Paperless Trade: 48.15%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

General Trade Facilitation Measures

Fully implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Planning stage
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Paperless Trade Facilitation

Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Towards Cross-Border Paperless Trade

Not implemented
Do not know
Not implemented
Not implemented
Do not know
Do not know
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Border Agency Cooperation

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Transit Facilitation

Not available
Not available
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Trade Facilitation for SMEs Measures

Planning stage
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Agriculture Trade Facilitation Measures

Partially implemented
Do not know
Planning stage
Partially implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Women in Trade Facilitation Measures

Not implemented
Do not know
Planning stage
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Trade Finance Facilitation Measures

Do not know
Not implemented
Do not know
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Trade Facilitation in Times of Crisis Measures

Do not know
Do not know
Partially implemented
Not implemented
Do not know
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.
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Major
Ladder

Trade facilitation score of 19.35% (2019)
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 25%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 33.33%; Paperless Trade: 33.33%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

General Trade Facilitation Measures

Fully implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Planning stage
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Paperless Trade Facilitation

Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Towards Cross-Border Paperless Trade

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Border Agency Cooperation

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Transit Facilitation

Not available
Not available
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Trade Facilitation for SMEs Measures

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Agriculture Trade Facilitation Measures

Planning stage
Do not know
Planning stage
Partially implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Women in Trade Facilitation Measures

Not implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Trade Finance Facilitation Measures

Not available
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.
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Major
Ladder

Trade facilitation score of 18.28% (2017)
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 25%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 22.22%; Paperless Trade: 33.33%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

General Trade Facilitation Measures

Partially implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Planning stage
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Paperless Trade Facilitation

Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Towards Cross-Border Paperless Trade

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Border Agency Cooperation

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Transit Facilitation

Not available
Not available
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Trade Facilitation for SMEs Measures

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Agriculture Trade Facilitation Measures

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Women in Trade Facilitation Measures

Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.
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Major
Ladder

Trade facilitation score of 15.05% (2015)
Transparency: 0%; Formalities: 25%; Institutional Arrangement and Cooperation: 0%; Paperless Trade: 29.63%; Cross-Border Paperless Trade: 0%.

General Trade Facilitation Measures

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Planning stage
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Paperless Trade Facilitation

Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Partially implemented
Planning stage
Planning stage
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Towards Cross-Border Paperless Trade

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Not implemented
Do not know
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Border Agency Cooperation

Not implemented
Not implemented
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.

Transit Facilitation

Not available
Not available
Not available
Not available
*) Not included in calculation of the trade facilitation score.
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