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World Trade Organisation

Namibia has been a member of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) since the Organisation’s establishment on 1 January 1995. The WTO governs international trade in goods and services through the ‘General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)’ signed in 1994.

Published: 8th April 2014

WTO Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

WTO Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

It recognises the right of countries to take SPS. However, these should be applied only to the extent necessary to protect human, animal or plant life or health and should not arbitrarily or unjustifiably discriminate between Members where identical or similar conditions prevail. The WTO SPS Committee oversees t...

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Published: 8th April 2014

WTO Agreement on Agriculture

WTO Agreement on Agriculture

Hence, the agriculture remains one of the most sensitive issues for negotiations in almost all trading arrangements. The WTO Agreement on Agriculture (AoA) lays down the rules governing global agriculture trade. The Agreement contains disciplines in 3 pillars on market access, domestic support and export subsidies. ...

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