USTR – Geneva

U.S. Welcomes New Opportunities for U.S. Suppliers Under Revised WTO Government Procurement Agreement

The new amendment to the GPA expands business opportunities for American firms to supply goods and services to foreign governments estimated to be worth between $80-100 billion annually.

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Ambassador Michael Punke’s Statement at the TNC

Our task in defining a post-Bali work program is daunting but will offer new opportunities to chalk up results in the Doha negotiations. The United States remains focused on the new opportunities part of the equation, and we welcome the chance to outline today some of our broad perspectives on how we can make progress by the end of this year.

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Statement by the United States at the March 26, 2014, DSB Meeting

Statement by the United States at the meeting of the World Trade Organization dispute settlement body, Geneva, March 26, 2014

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Ambassador Punke’s Statement on Information Technology Agreement (ITA) Expansion

The United States has been a staunch supporter and leader in the effort to expand the product coverage of the ITA.

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U.S. Statement on the Trade Policy Review of Burma

This first trade policy review comes at an opportune time, when you are pursuing economic reform in the context of the Framework for Economic and Social Reform and formulation of the National Comprehensive Development Plan.

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U.S. Statement on the Trade Policy Review of Malaysia

The United States and Malaysia continue to work together to further advance the multilateral trading system, as well as to deepen and expand our bilateral trade relationship.

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Statements by the United States at the February 26, 2014, DSB Meeting

Statements by the United States at the February 26, 2014 WTO DSB Meeting

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U.S. Opening Statement on the Trade Policy Review of Tonga

We commend Tonga for undertaking important reforms since its accession and are encouraged by its comments that its WTO membership has been and continues to be a key catalyst to the legislative, regulatory, and administrative reforms which are necessary to revitalize Tonga’s economy.

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Statement by the United States at the January 22, 2014, DSB Meeting

U.S. statement as delivered at January 22nd DSB meeting.

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Statement by the United States at the December 18, 2013, DSB Meeting

U.S. statement as delivered at December 18th DSB meeting.

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