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Stuart Agnew

On using GATT and GATS articles 24 and 5 respectively to replace the Brexit Withdrawal Deal

21st May 2019

The GATT and GATS articles 24 and 5 respectively have been mooted as a means to replace Mrs May’s notorious Leave bill. However ’24 and 5’ are not ready made free trade agreements - they are a mechanism by which the WTO permits such arrangements to be made and full detail of each party’s requirements must be mutually agreed before the ‘package’ is put to the WTO for processing amongst other WTO members. This brief research document prepared by Stuart's researcher, Jeff Parkes, explains how articles 24 and 5 work.

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