Members agree on workplan for standards and regulations committee for next three years

Discussions on pandemic preparedness, climate change and plastics pollution are included in the workplan agreed by WTO members at a meeting of the Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) on 10-12 November. The workplan is part of the Triennial Review of the TBT Agreement. Members also reviewed 89 specific trade concerns, 25 of which were raised for the first time, covering issues related to labelling, testing and safety of products.