The fifth meeting of the Working Group on Uzbekistan’s ACCESSION to WTO was held in Geneva

On June 22, Uzbekistan KUN net news quoted Uzbekistan investment and foreign trade, 21, Uzbekistan ‘s entry the fifth meeting in Geneva, Uzbekistan, deputy prime minister and trade minister, Uzbekistan ‘s accession interagency committee chairman Uzbekistan Moore plunge into a delegation to participate in, and a total of more than 60 WTO member countries and relevant international organization representative to attend the meeting.

Speaking at the opening ceremony of the meeting, Umurzakov said Ukraine’s accession to the WTO is one of the important directions of Ukraine’s foreign trade policy reform. Ukraine will complete bilateral negotiations with all relevant member states as soon as possible and actively push forward the accession process.

The United States, the European Union, Britain, Russia, Turkey, Indonesia, Korea, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and other 25 WTO member representatives spoke at the meeting, agree to fully support the WTO, and points out that to join the world trade organization (WTO) helps to fully integrated into the multilateral trading system, the member states of the further development and economic and trade relations, It also contributes to the further strengthening of the international economic and trade rule system on a global scale.

According to the agenda of the meeting, the working group began to review the trade policy documents submitted by Ukraine, covering the reform of privatization of state assets, tariff policies, agricultural support and industrial subsidy policies, etc.

In addition, the Uzbek delegation also conducted a series of bilateral negotiations on market access for goods and services with major WTO members and working group members, including the United States, the European Union, Canada, Brazil, Switzerland, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia and Mongolia.

Post time: Aug-12-2022