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Global Scotland - Scotland's Trade and Investment Strategy 2016-2021

DescriptionThe aim of the Trade and Investment Strategy is to drive a shift in mindset with increased global outlook and greater resilience to risk and give business the ability to compete and add the highest amount of value to goods and services
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateMarch 10, 2016


ISBN 978 1 78652 107 1
PPDAS 67589


An addendum was published on 18 July 2016 due to an addition to the table within Annex A on pdf page 47. The pdf has been updated within the document to reflect.


As a result of minor text changes to the cover (addition of Global Scotland within the title), contents page and pages 31 and 40, an errata was published on 22nd March 2016.

The pdf has been updated within the document to reflect this change.


Ministerial Foreword


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The Role Of Trade And Investment In Delivering Scotland’s Economic Strategy And Sustainable Development Goals

Chapter 3: Global Opportunities And Challenges And Our Strategic Response To Global Change

Chapter 4: Supporting Global Scotland

Chapter 5: Boosting Scotland’s Export Performance

Chapter 6: Trade, Sustainable Development And Responsible Business

Chapter 7: Attracting Investment To Scotland

Annex A: One Scotland Delivery Plan

Annex B: Improving Trade Data