GATT

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AcronymDefinition
GATTGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
GATTGeneric Attribute Profile (Bluetooth)
GATTGeneral Agreement on Trades and Tariffs (World Trade Organization)
GATTGate Assisted Turnoff Thyristor
GATTGraphics Address Translation Table
GATTGene Amplification with Transcription/Translation (nucleic acids research)
GATTGhana Association of Travel and Tourist Agents (Ghana)
GATTGovernment Acceptance Test Team
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A preferential trade agreement is created when a group of two or more customs territories eliminate the duties and other broader restrictions on trade between them, according to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade the WTOs predecessor.
Since 1948, the WTO system has evolved from the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which focused on tariffs and quotas, into a capacious system of public international law, regulating many aspects of national industrial policy having international competitive consequences.
According to Audley, the administration's seat-of-the-pants experience performing environmental reviews during the North American Free Trade Agreement in 1992-1993, the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade in 1994, and an initiative for accelerated tariff liberalization in the forest products sector in 1999 highlighted a need for a formal, structured approach to assessing environmental risks from trade.
In 1993, Japan struck a ''minimum access'' deal with global trade allies under the Uruguay Round of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, the predecessor of the WTO.
In the fall of 1994, President Bill Clinton forced a lame-duck Congress to stay in session to vote on the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT).
The enactment of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade on December 8, 1994, included a number of tax changes to offset the $11.
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