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UNDERSTANDING ON THE INTERPRETATION OF ARTICLE XVII OF THE GENERAL AGREEMENT ON TARIFFS AND TRADE 1994
日期:2005/01/21
作者:WTO
附件下載:URFA08-17.doc
UNDERSTANDING ON THE INTERPRETATION OF ARTICLE XVII OF THE GENERAL AGREEMENT ON TARIFFS AND TRADE 1994 Members, Noting that Article XVII provides for obligations on Members in respect of the activities of the state trading enterprises referred to in paragraph 1 of Article XVII, which are required to be consistent with the general principles of non-discriminatory treatment prescribed in GATT 1994 for governmental measures affecting imports or exports by private traders; Noting further that Members are subject to their GATT 1994 obligations in respect of those governmental measures affecting state trading enterprises; Recognizing that this Understanding is without prejudice to the substantive disciplines prescribed in Article XVII; Hereby agree as follows: 1. In order to ensure the transparency of the activities of state trading enterprises, Members shall notify such enterprises to the Council for Trade in Goods, for review by the working party to be set up under