Cablegate: Demarche On Wto Trade Facilitation
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UNCLAS ANKARA 003797
USDOC FOR ITA/MAC/DDEFALCO, SJACOBS, KWIEHAGEN
DEPT PLEASE PASS USTR FOR MROHDE
GENEVA FOR USTR RSHUB
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETRD TU USTR WTO
SUBJECT: Demarche on WTO Trade Facilitation
Ref: State 1561625
Econoff presented reftel points and the U.S. proposal on
trade facilitation to the Foreign Trade
Undersecretariat, MFA, and the Customs Undersecretariat.
Semine Uygun, Head of the WTO Department at the Foreign
Trade Undersecretariat, told us on June 10 that
interagency consultations on this issue are ongoing, and
that the GOT was not likely to formulate a position on
this proposal until July.