Colombia – Anti-Dumping Duties on Frozen
Fries from Belgium,
Germany and The Netherlands
Constitution of the Panel Established at the Request of THE EUROPEAN UNION
Note by the Secretariat
1. At its meeting on 29 June 2020, the Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) established a panel pursuant to the request of the European Union in document WT/DS591/2, in accordance with Article 6 of the Understanding on Rules and Procedures Governing the Settlement of Disputes (DSU).
2. The Panel's terms of reference are the following:
To examine, in the light of the relevant provisions of the covered agreements cited by the parties to the dispute, the matter referred to the DSB by the European Union in document WT/DS591/2 and to make such findings as will assist the DSB in making the recommendations or in giving the rulings provided for in those agreements.
3. Following the agreement of the parties, the panel was composed on 24 August 2020 as follows:
Chairperson: Mr Hanspeter TSCHAENI
Members: Ms Leane Cornet NAIDIN
Ms Margarita TRILLO‑RAMOS
4. Brazil, China, Honduras, India, Japan, the Russian Federation, Turkey, and the United States have reserved their rights to participate in the Panel proceedings as third parties.