World Trade Organisation

India, US mutually resolve major WTO issues, including disputes on steel and aluminium

01 Jul 2023

WTO rules in favour of US in dispute over India’s export subsidies

01 Nov 2019

WTO mini ministerial concludes with call to strengthen multilateralism

15 May 2019

India opposes EU proposal for e-commerce rules

13 May 2019

India’s proposal to safeguard the right of special provisions by amending laws on unilateral action by members on trade issues has found immediate support from China and South Africa

India moves WTO against US import tariffs on steel, aluminium

19 Apr 2018

India mantains that it in no way deserves to be saddled with the 10-per cent higher import duty on aluminium and 25 per cent on steel as it neither poses a security threat to the US nor has it remained unresponsive to the bilateral trade imbalance

WTO forecasts 4.4% growth in world trade in 2018

19 Apr 2018

WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo cautioned that the current restrictive trade policies and the tit-for-tat process could hinder trade growth that is vital for continued economic growth and recovery and job creation

US drags India to WTO over export subsidy schemes like SEZs

16 Mar 2018

India will engage with the US to explain the legitimacy of its export subsidy schemes following America's decision to approach the WTO on the issue

India gets starring role at WEF meet in Davos

23 Jan 2018

With Narendra Modi the first Indian Prime Minister to attend the World Economic Forum in two decades, India hosted the welcome reception of the annual gathering at Davos in Switzerland

Cabinet approves India’s stand at WTO Ministerial

04 Jan 2018

WTO: India to push food security issue

09 Oct 2017

India, particularly, will insist that a permanent solution on public stock holding be one of the deliverables in Buenos Aires as was promised at the Ministerial meets in Nairobi and Bali

India, China call for end to trade-distorting farm support by West

01 Sep 2017

Developed countries which provide 50 to 100 per cent in subsidies on certain farm products and have more than 90 per cent of the global farm subsidy entitlements of nearly $160 billion, wants developing countries to stop providing 10 per cent in subsidies to poor farmers

World not yet ready for e-commerce rules, India and Cuba tell WTO

11 Apr 2017

Japan moves WTO to settle steel dispute with India: report

09 Mar 2017


India, China, others move to counter US, EU patent pressure

07 Mar 2017

Trade restrictions among G20 still high, says WTO report

11 Nov 2016

South Africa calls for BRICS strategy to counter WTO threat to solar sector

13 Oct 2016

US to move WTO against India’s ‘discriminatory’ solar rules

04 Oct 2016

WTO cuts 2016 world trade growth outlook from 2.8% to 1.7%

29 Sep 2016

India loses appeal against WTO solar panel ruling

17 Sep 2016

The ruling comes at a time when India has dragged the US to the WTO over America’s domestic content requirements and subsidies provided by eight states in the renewable energy sector

WTO appellate body ruling in India-US solar panel dispute expected by September

25 Jul 2016

China to move WTO for settlement of steel duty dispute with US

13 Jul 2016

India to engage US at WTO on restrictions on IT professionals

12 May 2016

India to appeal WTO’s adverse ruling on solar PPAs

20 Apr 2016

India in retaliatory probe against trade protection to US solar power equipment makers

26 Mar 2016

India moves WTO over US temporary work visa fees

05 Mar 2016

The visas are typically used by thousands of Indian nationals hired by information technology services firms operating in the United States, and the fee hike could cause Indian industry an annual loss of $400 million