MEMBER INFORMATION

Poland and the WTO

This page gathers key information on Poland's participation in the WTO. Poland has been a member of WTO since 1 July 1995 and  a member of GATT since 18 october 1967. As of 1 May 2004 it is a member State of the European Union (more info). All EU member States are WTO members, as is the EU (until 30 November 2009 known officially in the WTO as the European Communities for legal reasons) in its own right.

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Ministerstwo Gospodarki
(This site is selected by the Polish delegation)

  

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Goods schedules and tariff data 

Poland’s existing goods schedules will be revised in due course as a result of its entry into the European Union.

  • Get tariff data — includes explanations of bound and applied rates, the HS system and related jargon
  • See the goods schedules gateway for explanations and background
  • — see also the current situation of goods schedules for the European Communities
  • Poland's Uruguay Round goods schedules (zip format, 645KB)
  • Tariff profile: See tariff profile for the European Communities

  

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Services schedules and MFN exemptions

Poland’s existing services schedules will be revised in due course as a result of its entry into the European Union.

  

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Trade Policy Reviews of Poland

See the TPR gateway for explanations and background
Since becoming a member of the EU Poland is also included in TPRs of the EU/EC.

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  • Poland TPR documents     > search    > help
  • European Communities TPR documents    > search    > help

  

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Dispute cases involving Poland

Since becoming a member of the EU Poland is also included in dispute settlement cases of the EU/EC.

Place your mouse over a dispute number in the table below to see the title of the dispute. Click on the dispute number to go to a page giving detailed information for that dispute.

See the dispute settlement gateway for explanations and background.

  

  

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Notifications from Poland

Notifications submitted by the European Union (formerly European Communities) are valid for all EU members. However, occasionally individual EU members notify certain measures which are specific to their country only. These are included below.

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  • Agriculture (Document code G/AG/N/POL/*)     > search
  • Antidumping (Document code G/ADP/N/* and POL)     > search
  • Balance of payments (Document code WT/BOP/N/*)     > search
  • Customs valuation (Document code G/VAL/N/* and POL)     > search
  • Government procurement (Document code GPA/* and keyword varies)     > search
  • Import licensing (Document code G/LIC/N/* and POL)     > search
  • Information technology products (Document code varies)     > search
  • Intellectual Property Rights (see TRIPS below)
  • Regional trade Agreements (Document code WT/REG* and N)     > search
  • Rules of origin (Document code G/RO/N/*)     > search
  • Safeguards (Document code G/SG/N/* and POL)     > search
  • Sanitary and phytosanitary measures (Document code G/SPS/N/POL/*)     > search
  • Services (Document code S/C/N/*)     > search
  • State trading enterprises (Document code G/STR/N/* and POL)     > search
  • Subsidies and countervailing measures (Document code G/SCM/N/* and POL)     > search
  • Technical barriers to trade notifications under the TBT Agreement can be found under the TBT gateway
  • Textiles notifications can be found by Article under the textiles gateway
  • Trade and development (Document code WT/COMTD/N/*)     > search
  • Trade-related investment measures (Document code G/TRIMS/N/* and POL)     > search
  • TRIPS notifications can be found by Article under the Members’ transparency toolkit

  

Acceptance of multilateral instruments

 

Membership of plurilateral agreements

 

Membership of RTAs & PTAs

 

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