Note by the Secretariat
1. This Matrix provides background information on trade-related measures pursuant to selected Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs). This revision, prepared in consultation with the MEA Secretariats, presents updated information (e.g. membership, decisions and other major developments) on MEAs.
 This document has been prepared under the Secretariat's own responsibility and is without prejudice to the positions of Members or to their rights and obligations under the WTO.
 Previous versions of this Matrix are contained in documents WT/CTE/W/160 of 19 September 2000, WT/CTE/W/160/Rev.1 of 14 June 2001, Rev.2 of 25 April 2003, Rev.3 of 16 February 2005, Rev.4 of 14 March 2007, Rev.5 of 15 June 2011, Rev.6 of 4 October 2013 and Rev.7 of 4 September 2015.