By Michael N Cardwell, Margaret R Grossman, Christopher Rodgers
The area exchange association (WTO) contract on Agriculture has had a primary effect on agricultural coverage around the world. the hot WTO agreements will disguise agriculture,sanitary and phytosanitary measures, technical boundaries to alternate and exchange in highbrow estate rights. This e-book addresses the interface among the legislations of overseas agricultural exchange, the rising criminal and financial order for agricultural alternate below the auspices of the WTO, and its impression on agricultural coverage reform either within the eu Union and america. With contributions from top professionals within the acceptable parts.
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A 12-month ‘modalities’ work programme (March 2002–March 2003) will set targets and formulas for achieving the Doha objectives, and several meetings are scheduled for that period. Members will use the modalities document, to be completed by 31 March 2003, to make their ‘comprehensive draft commitments’ by September 2003, when a fifth Ministerial Conference is scheduled for Cancún, Mexico (WTO, 2002a, pp. 4, 38). The Doha Declaration built on URAA Article 20 to provide a new mandate for negotiations (WTO, 2001a).
5–6). Even under the WTO, agriculture has kept its special status and is now governed by a separate Agreement on Agriculture (URAA), one of the 13 Multilateral Agreements on Trade in Goods. The URAA, implemented over the 6-year period 1995–2000, began the process of subjecting agriculture to significant trade disciplines (ERS, USDA, 1998, p. 5). R. Grossman The URAA is intended ‘to establish a fair and market-oriented agricultural trading system,’ with ‘progressive reductions in agricultural support and protection’, which will result in ‘correcting and preventing restrictions and distortions in world agricultural markets’ (URAA, Preamble, ¶¶ 2, 3).
The TBT Agreement, which applies to agricultural products, permits technical regulations designed to meet legitimate national objectives, including ‘protection of human health or safety, animal or plant life or health, or the environment’. Regulations must ‘not be more trade-restrictive than necessary to fulfil a legitimate objective’. When international standards exist, WTO Members should use those standards as the basis for their technical regulations (Arts. 1, 2). The TBT Agreement does not apply to measures governed by the Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (WTO, 1994c), which applies to issues of food safety, as well as animal and plant health (Art.
Agriculture and international trade: law, policy, and the WTO by Michael N Cardwell, Margaret R Grossman, Christopher Rodgers