Article XXVIII

Article XXVIII of the GATT allows Members to modify concessions recorded in their Goods Schedules through negotiation and agreement with Members primarily concerned by the proposed modifications.

 

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Status of Article XXVIII procedures under the 1980 Procedures
17
certified
0
under 3-month period
1
under domestic procedures
2
under reservations
2
withdrawn
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Brazil G/SECRET/7 07.01.2021
Initiated on: 30.04.1996 Last updated on: 07.01.2021
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Withdrawn
European Union (28) G/SECRET/42 22.12.2020
Initiated on: 24.07.2018 Last updated on: 22.12.2020
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
Panama G/SECRET/45 12.08.2020
Initiated on: 12.08.2020 Last updated on: 12.08.2020
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
SwitzerlandLiechtenstein G/SECRET/40 03.07.2020
Initiated on: 04.04.2018 Last updated on: 03.07.2020
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
SwitzerlandLiechtenstein G/MA/TAR/RS/594 03.03.2020
Initiated on: 03.03.2020 Last updated on: 03.03.2020
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Domestic procedures
SwitzerlandLiechtenstein G/SECRET/4 21.03.2019
Initiated on: 07.08.1995 Last updated on: 21.03.2019
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
SwitzerlandLiechtenstein G/MA/TAR/RS/579 16.09.2019
Initiated on: 14.01.2019 Last updated on: 16.09.2019
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified
United Kingdom G/SECRET/44 21.12.2018
Initiated on: 21.12.2018 Last updated on: 21.12.2018
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
Trinidad and Tobago G/SECRET/43 31.10.2018
Initiated on: 31.10.2018 Last updated on: 31.10.2018
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
SwitzerlandLiechtenstein G/SECRET/5 13.07.2017
Initiated on: 22.12.1995 Last updated on: 13.07.2017
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
SwitzerlandLiechtenstein G/MA/TAR/RS/483 24.10.2017
Initiated on: 21.07.2017 Last updated on: 24.10.2017
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified
Haiti G/SECRET/39 10.02.2017
Initiated on: 10.02.2017 Last updated on: 10.02.2017
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
Bangladesh G/SECRET/HS/12 12.12.2016
Initiated on: 12.12.2016 Last updated on: 12.12.2016
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
Gabon G/SECRET/36 18.12.2015
Initiated on: 03.10.2013 Last updated on: 18.12.2015
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
Gabon G/MA/TAR/RS/446 22.02.2017
Initiated on: 23.09.2016 Last updated on: 22.02.2017
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified
Kyrgyz Republic G/SECRET/38 16.04.2015
Initiated on: 16.04.2015 Last updated on: 16.04.2015
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
Armenia G/SECRET/37 04.11.2014
Initiated on: 04.11.2014 Last updated on: 04.11.2014
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
European Community (15) G/SECRET/18 19.06.2013
Initiated on: 31.07.2003 Last updated on: 19.06.2013
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
European Union (25) G/MA/TAR/RS/357 19.09.2016
Initiated on: 25.04.2014 Last updated on: 19.09.2016
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Withdrawn
European Union (28) G/SECRET/35 15.04.2013
Initiated on: 15.04.2013 Last updated on: 15.04.2013
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
European Union (28) G/MA/TAR/RS/506 17.10.2017
Initiated on: 17.10.2017 Last updated on: 17.10.2017
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Reservations
Panama G/SECRET/33 31.01.2013
Initiated on: 10.05.2012 Last updated on: 31.01.2013
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
Panama G/MA/TAR/RS/304 29.04.2013
Initiated on: 29.04.2013 Last updated on: 29.04.2013
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified
European Union (25) G/SECRET/32 20.12.2012
Initiated on: 16.06.2009 Last updated on: 20.12.2012
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Ongoing
European Union (28) G/MA/TAR/RS/506 17.10.2017
Initiated on: 17.10.2017 Last updated on: 17.10.2017
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Reservations
Ukraine G/SECRET/34 12.09.2012
Initiated on: 12.09.2012 Last updated on: 12.09.2012
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Withdrawn
Suriname G/SECRET/17 13.01.2012
Initiated on: 30.10.2002 Last updated on: 13.01.2012
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Withdrawn
Canada G/SECRET/29 18.02.2011
Initiated on: 18.04.2007 Last updated on: 18.02.2011
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
Canada G/MA/TAR/RS/277 06.04.2011
Initiated on: 06.04.2011 Last updated on: 06.04.2011
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified
European Union (25) G/SECRET/25 25.05.2009
Initiated on: 15.06.2006 Last updated on: 25.05.2009
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
European Union (25) G/MA/TAR/RS/357 19.09.2016
Initiated on: 25.04.2014 Last updated on: 19.09.2016
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Withdrawn
European Union (25) G/SECRET/30 25.05.2009
Initiated on: 03.08.2007 Last updated on: 25.05.2009
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
European Union (25) G/MA/TAR/RS/357 19.09.2016
Initiated on: 25.04.2014 Last updated on: 19.09.2016
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Withdrawn
Moldova, Republic of G/SECRET/31 18.05.2009
Initiated on: 06.11.2007 Last updated on: 18.05.2009
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
Moldova, Republic of G/MA/TAR/RS/150 15.05.2009
Initiated on: 15.05.2009 Last updated on: 15.05.2009
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified
El Salvador G/SECRET/28 28.11.2007
Initiated on: 08.02.2007 Last updated on: 28.11.2007
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
El Salvador G/MA/TAR/RS/138 29.11.2007
Initiated on: 29.11.2007 Last updated on: 29.11.2007
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified
El Salvador G/SECRET/27 24.05.2007
Initiated on: 02.02.2007 Last updated on: 24.05.2007
Article XXVIII - Step 1 Certified
El Salvador G/MA/TAR/RS/124 13.07.2007
Initiated on: 09.07.2007 Last updated on: 13.07.2007
Article XXVIII - Step 2 Certified