Safeguard Measures in Multilateral and Regional Trade Agreements

October 14, 2015

Safeguard measures are designed for application when sudden and unexpected import surges cause or threaten to cause harm to domestic industry; recognising that even fair trade can negatively affect domestic production. This book contributes to a better understanding of safeguards, in both multilateral and regional trade agreements.

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Topics: WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION (WTO) REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS (RTAS) SAFEGUARD MEASURES ANTI-DUMPING COUNTERVAILING DUTIES

Agreements: SOUTHERN AFRICAN CUSTOMS UNION (SACU) SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY (SADC) COMMON MARKET OF THE SOUTH (MERCOSUR)

Regions: AFRICA

Authors: ELENOR LISSEL

Publishing Institution: TRALAC - TRADE LAW CENTRE

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