Norway - Restrictions on Imports of Apples and Pears (I)
Norway Apples and Pears (Source: GATT Analytical Index)
Products at Issue
|Products at issue||
Apples and pears
|Type of product||
Fruits and dried fruits
Key legal aspects
|Chairperson||Pierre Pescatore (Luxembourg)|
|Other members||Alejandro de la Peña (Mexico), Munir Ahmad (Pakistan)|
|Legal basis at issue||
|Claims at issue||
|Defences at issue||
|No of Pages (total / legal reasoning)||18 (and 18 are annex)|
|Request for consultations||
|Request for establishment|
|Adoption of report|
|Outcome of the proceedings||
|Additional Info||L/6300 (22/01/1988) Norway and Sweden - Restrictions on Imports of Apples and Pears - Recourse to Article XXIII:2 by the United States (22/01/1988) US intended to request the establishment of a panel at the GATT Council Meeting of 02/02/1988 because no satisfactory adjustment had been reached through bilateral consultations.L/6474 Report of the Panel: Norway's restriction was not covered by the Legislation Clause of the Protocol of Provisional Application.
L/6651 (02/03/1990) Communication from Norway (23/02/1991) Implementation of Panel Report L/6474.
C/M/251 (26/08/1991) Minutes of Council Meeting (11/07/1991) US considered Norway had not yet brought its import measures into conformity and reserved its rights.