MAY 17, 2022 | ASIA PACIFIC
Trade Bodies Want WTO to Extend Zero Customs Duty on Electronic Transmissions
The Economic Times, May 17, 2022
By Ashish Aryan
In the letter, associations such as Asia Cloud Computing Association, Australian Services Roundtable, India Electronics & Semiconductor Association, Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association, Global Data Alliance and others have said that allowing the current moratorium of zero per cent customs duty on electronics transmissions to expire would “be a historic setback for the WTO, representing an unprecedented termination of a multilateral agreement in place nearly since the WTO’s inception”.
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