The Agreement Of Agriculture Does Not Cover

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3. A Member shall be considered to comply with its commitments to reduce national support each year in which its national support for agricultural producers, expressed in respect of the current SSA, does not exceed the amount of the corresponding annual or final commitment committed in accordance with Part IV of the Member`s Schedule. 40 Despite some progress made during the Uruguay Round and the gradual reduction of subsidies over the past six years, the current level of agricultural subsidies and support remains very high. Total support for agriculture by OECD countries is estimated at €337 billion in 2002 and has decreased only slightly over the last two years. More precise data are available in Table 3. At the WTO meeting in Hong Kong in 2005, countries agreed to eliminate subsidy exports and equivalent payments by 2013. .