The State of
Download Full Report- 1,513 kb
Addressing development concerns in multilateral agricultural trade negotiations
Special products for development
How can special products be identified?
Import surges, market disruption and the special safeguard mechanism
Import surges a widespread phenomenon
Tariff preferences and their erosion
Erosion of trade preferences bananas in the
Conclusions: development priorities,
Current conditions and recent developments
Trade and Markets Division publications, 200406
Produced by the
The designations employed and the presentation of material in this information product do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations concerning the legal or development status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
All rights reserved. Reproduction and dissemination of material in this information product for educational or other non-commercial purposes are authorized without any prior written permission from the copyright holders provided the source is fully acknowledged. Reproduction of material in this information product for resale or other commercial purposes is prohibited without written permission of the copyright holders.
Applications for such permission should be addressed to the:
or by e-mail to: email@example.com
© FAO 2007
Cover photos, from top to bottom: