Background paper by the Secretariat
This document contains three additional replies from Chad, the European Union and the Russian Federation, respectively, to the questionnaire on recent policy developments for cotton, which was circulated on 10 October 2017. The document should be read in conjunction with Annex 4 of document TN/AG/GEN/34/Rev.7 – TN/AG/SCC/GEN/13/Rev.7, which was circulated on 7 November 2017.
 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. It has been prepared for information only and is not intended to provide any authoritative or official legal interpretation of the provisions of the WTO Agreements in general or in relation to any measure listed in this document.