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Understanding on the Balance of Payments provisions of GATT 1994: see Balance of Payments, Understanding on GATT XII and XVIII:B and the provisions of the Declaration on Trade Measures taken for Balance of Payments Purposes (1979)
unforeseen developments: see safeguard measures (SG/GATT XIX), conditions (SG 2), “such increased quantities”, “as a result of unforeseen developments” (GATT XIX:1(a))
unilateral action by Member, prohibition (DSU 23.1)
excluded actions (DSU 23.2)
Uruguay, GATT 1947 Schedules (MP 7)
developing country Members’ participation in (MD 2)
implementation pre-entry into force of WTO Agreement, avoidance of measures adversely affecting or undermining (MD 2)