The application of the tariff law is a requirement for Iraq’s accession to the WTO

Baghdad September 1 / September (Rn) – The Commission of Economy and Investment parliamentary Saturday clause Iraq’s accession to the World Trade Organization is to apply tariff law which Ajlth government to indefinitely.

Ministry announced the Federal Trade last year that Iraq is working on getting a permanent membership of the World Trade Organization Global disrupt the Iraqi economy unless consensus economic legislation with the Iraqi controls to join the World Trade Organization.

said the Commission’s decision Mahma Khalil told the Kurdish news agency (Rn) that “Iraq wants to join the World Trade Organization should be applied tariff law inactivated by the government” . said Khalil that “tariff law that dish will eliminate the operations financial and administrative corruption at border crossing points and ports (…) there is a desire government to apply the law gradually and over two years.”

and was team work Iraqi to join the World Trade Organization was established in 13 December / December 2004, and presented a memorandum to obtain membership of the organization on September 16 / September 2005, was adopted Iraq observers in January 24, 2007, and began meeting the first round of the team in 2007, followed by second round of meetings in 2008, then The third round end of 2009. Iraq seeks to obtain permanent membership in the WTO rather than an observer member, as is the case at the moment.

The World Trade Organization was founded in 1995 and includes 147 countries worldwide as permanent members. organization aims to create a world economic preserves consumer rights and the product through an international system of laws by hiring full resources of the state and prevent the circulation of goods non-universal impulse.