Iraq needs to approve legislation to transition to market economy to gain WTO membership

Iraqi efforts to join the World Trade Organization

Due to resume Iraqi government negotiations for accession to the WTO in the coming months, in order to move the wheel of the economy and support the private sector in the country. ,

says director of the World Trade Organization and the Iraqi Ministry of Trade Tharwat Akram “Radio Sawa” Iraq needs to approve the inter legislation New allow for the transition to a market economy to complete the files to join. and help international organizations led by the International Agency for the Development of the United States (Aliwas any IDC) Iraq to join the World Trade Organization. ,

suggesting Director of International Trade at the U.S. Agency Brian Clancy, to join Iraq to the organization will allow the country to engage in global markets and the introduction of technology industry required and said that the private sector would be the most prominent beneficiaries.

Iraq has applied for accession to the WTO in 2004, running as a member of an observer in, and held several rounds of negotiation with the organization for the purpose of completing arrangements, but joining these tours have stopped since 2008 in the hope that not resume this year.