Members review subsidies and countervailing measures, call for enhanced transparency

At a meeting of the Committee on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures on 26 October, the Chair of the Committee, Ms. Noriko Teranishi (Japan), stressed that transparency is fundamentally important for the work of the Committee and emphasized that WTO members’ poor compliance rate with notification requirements needs to be addressed. She urged members to make best efforts to bring notifications up to date