Access by Topic: Developing Country

Relevant texts identified in the agreements of the WTO
 

1.  


Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization


2.  


General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT 1947)

Article XXVIII bis - Tariff Negotiations

Article XXXVI - Principles and Objectives

Article XXXVII - Commitments

Article XXXVIII - Joint Action


3.  


Understanding on the Balance-of-Payments Provisions of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994

Article 8


4.  


Agreement on Agriculture

Article 12 - Disciplines on Export Prohibitions and Restrictions

Article 15 - Special and Differential Treatment

Article 16 - Least-Developed and Net Food-Importing Developing Countries

Article 20 - Continuation of the Reform Process


5.  


Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

Article 9 - Technical Assistance

Article 10 - Special and Differential Treatment

Article 14 - Final Provisions

ANNEX B - TRANSPARENCY OF SANITARY AND PHYTOSANITARY REGULATIONS


6.  


Agreement on Textiles and Clothing

ANNEX - LIST OF PRODUCTS COVERED BY THIS AGREEMENT


7.  


Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade

Article 2 - Preparation, Adoption and Application of Technical Regulations - by Central Government Bodies

Article 10 - Information About Technical Regulations, Standards and - Conformity Assessment Procedures

Article 11 - Technical Assistance to Other Members

Article 12 - Special and Differential Treatment of Developing Country Members


8.  


Agreement on Trade-related Investment Measures

Article 4 - Developing Country Members


9.  


Agreement on Implementation of Article VI of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994

Article 15 - Developing Country Members


10.  


Agreement on Implementation of Article VII of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994

Article 20

ANNEX III


11.  


Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures

Article 1 - General Provisions

Article 3 - Non-Automatic Import Licensing


12.  


Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures

Article 27 - Special and Differential Treatment of Developing Country Members

ANNEX VII - DEVELOPING COUNTRY MEMBERS REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 2(A) OF ARTICLE 27


13.  


Agreement on Safeguards

Article 9 - Developing Country Members


14.  


Annex 1B: General Agreement on Trade in Services

Article IV - Increasing Participation of Developing Countries

Article V - Economic Integration

Article XXV - Technical Cooperation


15.  


Annex 1C: Agreement on Trade-related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights

Article 65 - Transitional Arrangements

Article 67 - Technical Cooperation


16.  


Annex 2: Understanding on Rules and Procedures Governing the Settlement of Disputes

Article 3 - General Provisions

Article 4 - Consultations

Article 8 - Composition of Panels

Article 12 - Panel Procedures

Article 21 - Surveillance of Implementation of Recommendations and Rulings

Article 27 - Responsibilities of the Secretariat


17.  


Agreement on Government Procurement

Article V - Special and Differential Treatment for Developing Countries


18.  


Declaration on the Contribution of the World Trade Organization to Achieving Greater Coherence in Global Economic Policymaking


19.  


Decision on Texts Relating to Minimum Values and Imports by Sole Agents, Sole Distributors and Sole Concessionaires


20.  


Decision on Negotiations on Movement of Natural Persons