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4Those import licensing procedures requiring a security which have no restrictive effects on imports are to be considered as falling within the scope of paragraphs 1 and 2. 5A developing country Member, other than a developing country Member which was a Party to the Agreement on Import.
For the purpose of this Agreement, import licensing is defined as administrative procedures used for the operation of import licensing regimes requiring the submission of an application or other documentation (other than that required for customs purposes) to the relevant administrative body as a prior condition for importation into the customs.
The Import Licensing Agreement's provisions discipline licensing procedures, and do not directly address the WTO consistency of the underlying measures that are being implemented through licensing. Members are required to have WTO justification for any licensing requirements established.
Abstract. With only eight articles and occupying a mere six pages of text, the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures (“AILP” or “Agreement”) is one of the shortest and least controversial of the Uruguay Round Agreements. 1 Only one WTO panel decision has interpreted the Agreement, and even there the AILP was not the central focus of the dispute.
2 The AILP differs little from the Cited by: 2. The GATT Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures provides strict guidelines for licensing paperwork. Licenses can be refused if any of the procedures are not strictly followed. For the purpose of this Agreement, import licensing is defined as administrative procedures 1 used for the operation of import licensing regimes requiring the submission of an application or other documentation (other than that required for customs purposes) to the relevant administrative body as a prior condition for importation into the customs territory of the importing Member.
Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures” (7 November ) - G/LIC/4 “ Understanding on Procedures for the Review of Notifications Submitted Under the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures” (23 October ) - G/LIC/22 “Notification Forms: Article (a) and/or Article (b)File Size: KB.
Get this from a library. General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade: import licensing procedures: agreement between the United States of America and other governments: done at Geneva Ap [United States.; United States. Department of State.;]. non-automatic import licensing procedures.
Non-automatic import licensing procedures are defined as import licensing not falling within the definition contained in paragraph 1 of Article 2.
Non-automatic licensing shall not have trade-restrictive or -distortive effects on imports additional to those caused by the imposition of the restriction. Guide to the WTO and GATT Economics, Law and Politics.
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Article 4. Principles on import licensing procedures 1. The import licensing shall be prescribed and administered in a simple, transparent, fair and impartial manner. Lao and foreign applicants shall be treated on equal footing before the law in applying for and obtaining import licenses.
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The Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization and its Annexes Description: This publication contains the text of the WTO's founding agreement, the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization, and its Annexes, including all amendments and additions since its entry into force until September had brought this complaint on Jalleging that 2, tariff lines are inconsistent with Articles XI:1 and XVIII of GATTas well as Article of the Agreement on Agriculture and Article 3 of the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures.
Import Licensing Guidelines and Procedures. Guidelines and procedures for applying for an import licence. Import Licence for Aluminium. Applying for an Aluminium prior surveillance import licence There is no charge for the issuing of licences.
Applications must be made on the relevant application form. The agreement’s disciplines require members to publish and notify new or changed import licensing procedures to other WTO members, to apply simplified procedures without discrimination, and to process import applications within reasonable time limits.
The agreement also specifies best practices such as streamlining the number of agencies. of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations" and their adoption of associated Ministerial Decisions initiates the transition from the GATT to the WTO.
They have in particular established a Preparatory Committee to lay the ground for the entry into force of the WTO Agreement and commit themselves to seek to.
Import Licensing Agreement means the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures, contained in Annex 1A to the WTO Agreement; Joint Committee means the Joint Committee established under Article (Joint Committee); measure includes any law, regulation, procedure, requirement, or practice; national means.
This chapter provides a road map for licensing professionals to identify the most common terms, contractual obligations, and other provisions that are likely to be encountered in crafting a license agreement.
Emphasis is placed on agricultural technology licenses. Since most people engaged in deal making are involved in multiple deals at the same time, important aspects can be forgotten or. The details of international business are growing more complex by the day-and even the most seasoned professionals can find themselves in need of guidance.
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This gateway page provides links to information about customs valuation, import licensing, rules of origin, safeguards, tariffs, and many other customs-related topics.
WTO Dispute Settlement This gateway page provides access to the WTO's dispute settlement mechanisms, procedures, and case law.
This is a list of multilateral free-trade agreements, between several countries all treated agreements between two countries, between a bloc and a country, or between two blocs, see list of bilateral free-trade agreements; these are not listed below.
Every customs union, common market, economic union, customs and monetary union and economic and monetary union is also a free-trade.
Whether you are a licensee manufacturing a product or the brand owner licensing your product, the definitions, requirements and terms stipulated in the Author: Pete Canalichio.
Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures Increases the information required, and the amount of restrictions applicable, for import licenses.
Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures. The following table covers the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT ) and the multilateral trade agreements concluded during the Uruguay Round of negotiations.
These include the Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization (the Marrakesh Agreement) and the multilateral agreements annexed to the Marrakesh Agreement (the Covered Agreements).Author: Mabel Shaw.The Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures, which is part of Annex 1A to the Agreement Establishing the WTO, says import licensing should be simple, transparent and predictable.
For example, the Agreement requires governments to publish sufficient information for traders to know how and why the licences are granted.About the Book Author. John Capela has taught marketing, management, and international business courses at St. Joseph's College in New York for 20 years.
He is president of CADE International, which provides consulting and training in international business including importing, exporting, licensing, and foreign investment.