DS: Korea — Measures Concerning the Testing and Inspection of Agricultural Products

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Complaint by the United States.

On 6 April 1995, the US requested consultations with Korea involving testing and inspection requirements with respect to imports of agricultural products into Korea. The measures are alleged to be in violation of GATT Articles III or XI, Articles 2 and 5 of the Agreement on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS), TBT Articles 5 and 6 and Agriculture Article 4. (See WT/DS41).


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