TITLE

Commission proposes range of cuts

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Robert
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;12/20/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 25, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the European Commission has proposed cuts in export subsidies, import duties and trade-distorting domestic supports in its submission to the World Trade Organization in Geneva, Zwitzerland. Details on the commission's proposals; Remarks from farm commissioner Franz Fischler regarding liberalization of farm trade; Criticism against the proposals.
ACCESSION #
9001845

 

Related Articles

  • EU expected to appeal over beef hormones.  // Nature;7/10/1997, Vol. 388 Issue 6638, p112 

    States that the European Commission will likely appeal a July 1997 World Trade Organization ruling that its ban on imports of beef from cattle treated with hormones was contrary to fair trade. Reason for the ban; Status of the was as of mid-July 1997.

  • Concurrent trade defense investigations in the EU, the EU's new anti-subsidy practice against China, and the future of both. VERMULST, EDWIN; GATTA, BRIAN // World Trade Review;Jul2012, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p527 

    The EU's decision to follow in the footsteps of the United States by breaking with its past practice of not applying countervailing duties against Chinese subsidies has left many wondering whether its first imposition of such duties on Coated Fine Paper from China was a watershed moment in EU...

  • RENEGOTIATING THE WTO AGREEMENT ON AGRICULTURE: BIODIVERSITY AND AGRICULTURAL POLICY REFORM AT A CROSSROADS? Rodgers, Christopher // Environmental Law Review;2004, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p69 

    One of the explicit objectives of the mid-term review was to help to better defend the Common Agricultural Policy in the World Trade Organization (WTO). To this end, the policy document issued by the European Commission in July 2002 envisaged that all direct payments under, inter alia, the...

  • Banana tariff ruling.  // Food & Drink Technology;Nov2005, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p13 

    The article reports on the World Trade Organisation's suggestion to the European Commission to revise its planned banana tariff of 187 euros for Latin American banana imports.

  • THE LATEST ON INDIRECT EFFECT OF WTO LAW IN THE EC LEGAL ORDER THE NAKAFIMA CASE LAW MISJUDGED?  // Journal of International Economic Law;Sep2001, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p597 

    The article focuses on updates regarding the indirect effect of World Trade Organization (WTO) law in the European Commission (EC) legal order, the Nakajima Case law. The judgments being analysed is a vital aspect of the minimalist application of the Nakajima doctrine by the Capital Finance...

  • The Legality of the EC Mutual Recognition Clause Under WTO Law. Bartels, Lorand // Journal of International Economic Law;Sep2005, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p691 

    The article explores on the legality of the European Commission's (EC) clause for mutual recognition under the World Trade Organization (WTO). It presents a discussion of the EC clause of mutual recognition and its status under the law of EC. Moreover, it examines its legality under the General...

  • International Trade Developments, Including Commercial Defence Actions, in the European Communities: 1 January 1997-31 June 1997. Graafsma, Folkert; Alves, Sofia // European Journal of International Law;1998, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p401 

    The article focuses developments of the European Commission's (EC) international trade law from January 1 to June 30, 1997. It notes the conclusion of the World Trade Organization's (WTO) Agreement on Telecommunications and the Information Technology Agreement (ITA) and the dispute Settlement...

  • EU presses ahead with trade talks. BURRIDGE, ELAINE // ICIS Chemical Business;6/17/2013, Vol. 283 Issue 21, Special Section p11 

    The article reports on the trade and investment negotiations initiated by the European Union (EU) with several countries and regions in 2013. It says that the EU aimed to conclude free-trade agreements (FTAs) due to an outlook from the European Commission that 90% of world demand by 2014-2015...

  • Talks sought on WTO rules dispute.  // Wire Journal International;Jan2009, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p24 

    The article reports that the China Industrial Fastener Association has appealed to the Ministry of Commerce, seeking the case filed by the European Commission against Chinese fastener makers of dumping on the European market to be brought to the World Trade Organization (WTO). According to the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics