WTO Agreement Summaries

  • What is WTO?

    This booklet gives a concise introduction to the World Trade Organization (WTO) through the Q&A form with a view to helping publicize the basic knowledge of this organization.

  • WTO & Enterprises

    This booklet summarizes the influences, including benefits and risks, of Vietnam’s WTO accession on Vietnamese enterprises.

  • Safeguard measures in international trade

    Safeguard is an action of temporarily restricting imports of a product to protect a specific domestic industry from an increase in imports of any product which is causing, or which is threatening to cause, serious injury to the domestic industry…

  • Subsidies and Countervailing Measures

    The booklet gives succinct answers to such basic questions as what subsidy is, what anti-subsidy duty is and how to adjust it, what needed to do to prevent and deal with anti-subsidy cases, etc.

  • Anti-dumping Measures

    In recent years, Vietnam continuously faces anti-dumping investigations initiated by some major import countries. This booklet is aimed at equipping Vietnamese enterprises with the most fundamental understandings of this field to hold the initiative in tackling anti-dumping cases when needed

  • Technical barriers to trade

    What are technical barriers to trade? How many types of technical barriers there are? How will Vietnamese enterprises cope with technical barriers applied by other countries? … The answers will be found in the booklet.

  • Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

    In the WTO, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS) are compulsory conditions, standards and requirements affecting international trade with a view to protecting the human, animal or plant life or health indirectly by ensuring food safety and/or preventing imported pests and diseases.

  • Custom Valuation

    This booklet brings in the WTO Agreement on Customs Valuation so as to provide enterprises with essential knowledge of the procedure and measures to estimate the value of a product at customs.