|作者：||Committee on Agriculture|
REVIEW OF THE OPERATION OF THE BALI DECISION ON TRQ ADMINISTRATION
Report to the General Council
1.1. At the Ninth Session of the Ministerial Conference, Ministers adopted the Decision on "Understanding of Tariff Rate Quota Administration Provisions of Agricultural Products, as defined in Article 2 of the Agreement on Agriculture" (WT/MIN(13)/39) ("Bali TRQ Decision"). Ministers instructed the Committee to review and monitor the implementation of Members' obligations established under the Bali TRQ Decision with the objective that the review will promote a continuing process of improvement in the utilization of tariff rate quotas, commencing no later than 2017, taking into account experience gained up to that time. The Review discussions commenced at the October 2017 meeting of the Committee. At the February 2018 meeting, the Committee agreed to the process and timelines to conduct the Review in document G/AG/W/171. As per the agreed procedure, the review has been conducted through open-ended informal meetings of the Committee scheduled back‑to‑back with the regular meetings of the Committee.