Trade facilitation in the WTO: The Implications for India

At the follow up to the Cancun Ministerial Meeting on December 16, 2003, the Chairman of the General Council mentioned in his closing remarks that Members would continue to explore the possibilities of agreements on a multilateral approach on trade facilitation and transparency in government procurement. Thus a possible multilateral agreement on trade facilitation is likely to take into account the proposals and clarifications sought by Member countries following the Doha Development Agenda.