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MEMBER INFORMATION

United States of America and the WTO

This page gathers key information on the United States of America's participation in the WTO. The United States of America has been a WTO member since 1 January 1995 and  a member of GATT since 1 January 1948.

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National site
United States Trade Representative
(This site is selected by the American delegation)

  

Trade Statistics
Trade profile


News  back to top

 

Goods schedules and tariff data  back to top

  • Get tariff data — includes explanations of bound and applied rates, the HS system and related jargon
  • See the goods schedules gateway for explanations and background
  • United States of America's Uruguay Round goods schedules
    (zip format, 878KB)
  • Tariff profile:

  

Services schedules and MFN exemptions back to top

  

Trade Policy Reviews of the United States of America back to top

See the TPR gateway for explanations and background

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  • United States of America TPR documents      > search     > help  

  

Dispute cases involving the United States of America back to top

Place your mouse over a dispute number in the table below to see the title of the dispute. Click on the dispute number to go to a page giving detailed information for that dispute.

See the dispute settlement gateway for explanations and background.

  

  

Notifications from the United States of America back to top

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help with downloading these documents

  • Agriculture (Document code G/AG/N/USA/*)      > search
  • Antidumping (Document code G/ADP/N/* and USA)      > search
  • Balance of payments (Document code WT/BOP/N/*)      > search
  • Customs valuation (Document code G/VAL/N/* and USA)      > search
  • Government procurement (Document code GPA/* and keyword varies)      > search
  • Import licensing (Document code G/LIC/N/* and USA)      > search
  • Information technology products (Document code varies)      > search
  • Intellectual Property Rights (see TRIPS below)
  • Regional trade Agreements (Document code WT/REG* and N)      > search
  • Rules of origin (Document code G/RO/N/*)      > search
  • Safeguards (Document code G/SG/N/* and USA)      > search
  • Sanitary and phytosanitary measures (Document code G/SPS/N/USA/*)      > search
  • Services (Document code S/C/N/*)      > search
  • State trading enterprises (Document code G/STR/N/* and USA)      > search
  • Subsidies and countervailing measures (Document code G/SCM/N/* and USA)      > search
  • Technical barriers to trade notifications under the TBT Agreement can be found under the TBT gateway
  • Textiles notifications can be found by Article under the textiles gateway
  • Trade and development (Document code WT/COMTD/N/*)      > search
  • Trade-related investment measures (Document code G/TRIMS/N/* and USA)      > search
  • TRIPS notifications can be found by Article under the Membersĺ transparency toolkit

  

 Case studies 

 

Victory in Principle: Pakistan's Dispute Settlement Case on Combed Cotton Yarn Exports to the United States
  

 

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