WTO Head Makes Late Plea For Deal As Bali Summit Opens

Law360, New York (December 3, 2013, 5:00 PM EST) -- World Trade Organization countries can still reach an agreement on a package of trade concessions but will have to make tough political calls to get a deal by the end of a summit this week in Bali, Indonesia, the WTO chief said Tuesday.

In his opening remarks at the ninth WTO ministerial conference, which started Tuesday in Bali, the organization's director-general, Roberto Azevedo, said the 159 WTO countries still have a chance to cut a deal on a package of concessions that would include trade facilitation...
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