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THE WTO: SECRETARIAT AND BUDGET
Members' contributions to the WTO budget and the budget of the Appellate Body for the year 200
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Contributions are determined according to each Member's share of international trade (%), based on trade in goods, services and intellectual property rights for the last five years for which data is available. There is a minimum contribution of 0.015 per cent for Members whose share in the total trade of all Members is less than 0.015 per cent.

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WTO Secretariat budget for 200
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MEMBER

2009 Contribution

  CHF  
Albania 41,294 0.022%
Angola                                   251,518 0.134%
Antigua and Barbuda                      28,155 0.015%
Argentina                                591,255 0.315%
Armenia                                  28,155 0.015%
Australia                                2,149,165 1.145%
Austria                                  2,563,982 1.366%
Bahrain                                  152,037 0.081%
Bangladesh                               189,577 0.101%
Barbados                                 28,155 0.015%
Belgium                                  4,810,751 2.563%
Belize                                   28,155 0.015%
Benin                                    28,155 0.015%
Bolivia                                  45,048 0.024%
Botswana                                 63,818 0.034%
Brazil                                   1,683,669 0.897%
Brunei Darussalam                        73,203 0.039%
Bulgaria                                 266,534 0.142%
Burkina Faso                             28,155 0.015%
Burundi                                  28,155 0.015%
Cambodia                                 63,818 0.034%
Cameroon                                 52,556 0.028%
Canada                                   6,308,597 3.361%
Cape Verde 28,155 0.015%
Central African Republic                 28,155 0.015%
Chad                                     28,155 0.015%
Chile                                    625,041 0.333%
China, People's Republic of 11,070,546 5.898%
Chinese Taipei                          3,386,108 1.804%
Colombia                                 364,138 0.194%
Congo                                    45,048 0.024%
Costa Rica                               161,422 0.086%
Côte d'Ivoire                            116,374 0.062%
Croatia                                  313,459 0.167%
Cuba                                     116,374 0.062%
Cyprus                                   123,882 0.066%
Czech Republic                           1,304,515 0.695%
Democratic Republic of the Congo 28,155 0.015%
Denmark                                  1,846,968 0.984%
Djibouti                                 28,155 0.015%
Dominica                                 28,155 0.015%
Dominican Republic                       174,561 0.093%
Ecuador                                  170,807 0.091%
Egypt                                    465,496 0.248%
El Salvador                              101,358 0.054%
Estonia                                  165,176 0.088%
European Communities -   0.000%
Fiji                                     28,155 0.015%
Finland                                  1,199,403 0.639%
Former Yugoslave Republic of Macedonia 45,048 0.024%
France                                   8,851,932 4.716%
Gabon                                    45,048 0.024%
Gambia                                   28,155 0.015%
Georgia                                  37,540 0.020%
Germany                                  16,521,354 8.802%
Ghana                                    78,834 0.042%
Greece                                   906,591 0.483%
Grenada                                  28,155 0.015%
Guatemala                                125,759 0.067%
Guinea                                   28,155 0.015%
Guinea-Bissau                            28,155 0.015%
Guyana                                   28,155 0.015%
Haiti                                    28,155 0.015%
Honduras                                 65,695 0.035%
Hong Kong, China                         5,341,942 2.846%
Hungary                                  1,139,339 0.607%
Iceland                                  86,342 0.046%
India                                    2,333,111 1.243%
Indonesia                                1,392,734 0.742%
Ireland                                  2,351,881 1.253%
Israel                                   897,206 0.478%
Italy                                    7,256,482 3.866%
Jamaica                                  82,588 0.044%
Japan                                    9,946,223 5.299%
Jordan                                   133,267 0.071%
Kenya                                    84,465 0.045%
Korea, Republic of                       4,859,553 2.589%
Kuwait                                   486,143 0.259%
Kyrgyz Republic                          28,155 0.015%
Latvia                                   127,636 0.068%
Lesotho                                  28,155 0.015%
Liechtenstein                            45,048 0.024%
Lithuania                                228,994 0.122%
Luxembourg                               733,907 0.391%
Macao, China                             140,775 0.075%
Madagascar                               28,155 0.015%
Malawi                                   28,155 0.015%
Malaysia                                 2,256,154 1.202%
Maldives                                 28,155 0.015%
Mali                                     28,155 0.015%
Malta                                    78,834 0.042%
Mauritania                               28,155 0.015%
Mauritius                                61,941 0.033%
Mexico                                   3,767,139 2.007%
Moldova                                  30,032 0.016%
Mongolia                                 28,155 0.015%
Morocco                                  305,951 0.163%
Mozambique                               37,540 0.020%
Myanmar, Union of 52,556 0.028%
Namibia                                  39,417 0.021%
Nepal                                    30,032 0.016%
Netherlands                              6,167,822 3.286%
New Zealand                              469,250 0.250%
Nicaragua                                39,417 0.021%
Niger                                    28,155 0.015%
Nigeria                                  442,972 0.236%
Norway                                   1,623,605 0.865%
Oman                                     228,994 0.122%
Pakistan                                 330,352 0.176%
Panama                                   163,299 0.087%
Papua New Guinea                         39,417 0.021%
Paraguay                                 63,818 0.034%
Peru                                     255,272 0.136%
Philippines                              824,003 0.439%
Poland                                   1,698,685 0.905%
Portugal                                 972,286 0.518%
Qatar                                    294,689 0.157%
Romania                                  534,945 0.285%
Rwanda                                   28,155 0.015%
Saint Kitts and Nevis                    28,155 0.015%
Saint Lucia 28,155 0.015%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines         28,155 0.015%
Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of 1,739,979 0.927%
Senegal                                  33,786 0.018%
Sierra Leone 28,155 0.015%
Singapore 4,048,689 2.157%
Slovak Republic 563,100 0.300%
Slovenia 335,983 0.179%
Solomon Islands 28,155 0.015%
South Africa 992,933 0.529%
Spain 4,917,740 2.620%
Sri Lanka  142,652 0.076%
Suriname 28,155 0.015%
Swaziland 33,786 0.018%
Sweden 2,485,148 1.324%
Switzerland 2,588,383 1.379%
Tanzania 52,556 0.028%
Thailand 1,944,572 1.036%
Togo 28,155 0.015%
Tonga 28,155 0.015%
Trinidad and Tobago 99,481 0.053%
Tunisia 227,117 0.121%
Turkey 1,578,557 0.841%
Uganda 30,032 0.016%
Ukraine 640,057 0.341%
United Arab Emirates 1,522,247 0.811%
United Kingdom 9,933,084 5.292%
United States 25,313,222 13.486%
Uruguay 69,449 0.037%
Venezuela 593,132 0.316%
Viet Nam 463,619 0.247%
Zambia 37,540 0.020%
Zimbabwe 31,909 0.017%
TOTAL

187,700,000

100.000%
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Method of calculation of contributions assessed on Members of the WTO