May 2018

Symposium highlights role of Trade Facilitation Agreement in easing global flow of goods

WTO, May 30,2018

A joint G20-OECD-WTO event held on 30 May 2018 at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris discussed how the international community can join efforts to further ease the flow of goods among WTO members. More…

Japan files appeal against panel ruling regarding Korean duties on pneumatic valves

WTO, May 29,2018

On 28 May Japan filed an appeal regarding a WTO panel report in the case brought by Japan in “Korea — Anti-Dumping Duties on Pneumatic Valves from Japan” (DS504). The panel circulated its report on 12 April 2018. More…

DDG Wolff: Trade is a vitally important driver of opportunities for small businesses

WTO, May 30,2018

Speaking at the Small Business Standards Conference in Brussels on 30 May 2018, Deputy Director-General Alan Wolff emphasised the role micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) have in driving growth and generating jobs. More…