Brussels Programme of Action - Canada

Countries: 
Date of commitment: 
May 2001
Millennium Development Goal: 
Subtopic: 
Commitment status: 
Expired

Commitment

Aim at improving preferential market access for LDCs by working towards the objective of duty-free and quota -free (DFQF) market access for all LDCs’ products in the markets of developed countries.

Target

DFQF access for all LDC exports

Progress

100% of LDC exports (excluding arms and oil) admitted duty-free in 2010

Gap

No gap

Additionality

Commitment reiterated at the WTO Hong Kong Ministerial Conference which called for developed countries to grant duty-free market access for 97% of products from LDCs.

Data source: 

ITC-UNCTAD-WTO