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WT/DS98 - Definitive safeguard measures on imports of certain dairy products

Last update: 28/11/2003

  • Complaint by: EU
  • Complaint against: Korea, Republic Of
  • Third parties:
    Australia
Summary of case:

Definitive safeguard measure imposed by Korea in the form of quotas on imports of certain dairy products (skimmed milk powder preparations)

Relevant WTO provision:

GATT (XIX)
Safeguard (2, 4, 5, 12)

Current situation:

Korea informed the EC that it has revoked the illegal measure.

Consultation:

Date of request: 12/08/1997

Panel:

Date of request: 10/06/1998
Date of establishment: 22/07/1998
Date of circulation of report: 21/06/2000

Appeal:

Date of request: 15/09/1999
Date of circulation of report: 14/12/1999

Date of adoption - panel/AB report:

12/01/2000

Implementation deadline:

20/05/2000

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