THE PHILIPPINES AND THE WTO: SURVEY OFCURRENT PRACTICES WITH EMPHASIS ONANTI-DUMPING, COUNTERVAILING DUTIESAND SAFEGUARD MEASURES
H. Harry L. Roque
This paper will present a survey of current Philippine practicesin the WTO and will evaluate the country’s level of compliancewith its treaty obligations under the WTO. It will also examinesome specific WTO issues affecting the country with the endview of providing a theoretical framework of how to approach, if not resolve, these issues.
nti-dumping; countervailing duties; safeguard measures;Philippines
Of the Philippine Bar, BA (Mich), LL.B. (UP), LL.M (LSE), Director, Institute of InternationalLegal Studies and Assistant Professor of Law, University of the Philippines Law Center; Partner,Roque and Butuyan Law Offices, Makati, Metro-Manila, Philippines.