WTO General Council


PROPOSED AGENDA
1. REPORT BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE TRADE NEGOTIATIONS COMMITTEE AND
REPORT BY THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL
2. IMPLEMENTATION OF THE BALI, NAIROBI AND BUENOS AIRES OUTCOMES –
STATEMENT BY THE CHAIR
3. WORK PROGRAMME ON SMALL ECONOMIES – REPORT BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE
DEDICATED SESSION OF THE COMMITTEE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT
4. WTO ACCESSIONS: 2019 ANNUAL REPORT BY THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL
(WT/ACC/36 – WT/GC/207) – STATEMENT BY DIRECTOR-GENERAL
5. TWELFTH SESSION OF THE MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE
A. ELECTION OF OFFICERS
B. REQUEST FOR OBSERVER STATUS BY PALESTINE (WT/L/1087)
C. LAUNCH OF THE MC12 LOGO – STATEMENT BY KAZAKHSTAN
D. STATEMENT BY THE CHAIR
6. ACCESSION OF CURAÇAO (WT/ACC/CUW/1) – REQUEST FROM THE KINGDOM OF
THE NETHERLANDS
7. PROCEDURES TO STRENGTHEN THE NEGOTIATING FUNCTION OF THE WTO –
STATEMENT BY THE UNITED STATES (WT/GC/W/757/REV.1 AND
WT/GC/W/764/REV.1)
8. PROCEDURAL GUIDELINES FOR WTO COUNCILS AND COMMITTEES ADDRESSING
TRADE CONCERNS – COMMUNICATION FROM ALBANIA; AUSTRALIA; CANADA;
CHINA; EUROPEAN UNION; HONG KONG, CHINA; ICELAND; REPUBLIC OF KOREA;
REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA; NEW ZEALAND; NORTH MACEDONIA; NORWAY; PANAMA;
QATAR; SINGAPORE; SWITZERLAND; THE SEPARATE CUSTOMS TERRITORY OF
TAIWAN, PENGHU, KINMEN AND MATSU; THAILAND; TURKEY; AND UKRAINE
(WT/GC/W/777/REV.5)
9. THE IMPORTANCE OF MARKET-ORIENTED CONDITIONS TO THE WORLD TRADING
SYSTEM – COMMUNICATION FROM THE UNITED STATES (WT/GC/W/796)
10. KAZAKHSTAN – BORDER RESTRICTIONS OF GOODS IN TRANSIT
(G/C/W/774 – G/TFA/W/20) – REQUEST FROM THE KYRGYZ REPUBLIC
11. UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE REPORT ON THE APPELLATE BODY OF THE
WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION – STATEMENT BY THE UNITED STATES
WT/GC/W/797
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12. APPOINTMENT OF OFFICERS TO WTO BODIES
13. ELECTION OF CHAIRPERSON
OTHER BUSINESS