Page 6: Conclusion
Trade Associations are a key part of the business world, offering consumers better standards, more security and greater peace of mind about the quality of the businesses with which they are dealing. Trade Associations encourage high quality, self-regulation of sectors, better training standards and a stronger voice for those businesses facing external regulation. They also ensure that governments stay in touch with the real world. Clearly, Trade Associations have a vital role to play.
Further information about Trade Associations can be found at www.taforum.org.uk