The role of the World Customs Organization in advancing the objectives and plans of the World Trade Organization

  • Seyed Ali Moosavy Payame Noor University - Iran
Keywords: World Customs Organization, World Trade Organization, Customs valuation Agreement, Rules of Origin- Harmonized System

Abstract

In this study, the role of the World Customs Organization (WCO) in advancing the objectives and plans of the World Trade Organization (WTO), is the programs and regulations of the WCO which are aimed at promoting the goals of the WTO. One of the most important of them is to simplify and facilitate the international trade of goods globally. There were interactions between the two organizations since the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which we will examine. The method of this research is descriptive. Using available resources in the Customs Libraries of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Customs Education and Research Center of the Islamic Republic of Iran as well as the guidance of customs professors, all of which are among the leading customs experts of the Islamic Republic of Iran. In general, what we found in this study was that international trade facilitation could not be possible without the presence of the WCO, and the WTO needs the WCO and its assistance in this regard.

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Author Biography

Seyed Ali Moosavy, Payame Noor University - Iran

Master Degree in International Law from Tehran, Payame Noor University.

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Published
2019-04-30
How to Cite
Moosavy, S. A. (2019). The role of the World Customs Organization in advancing the objectives and plans of the World Trade Organization. Religación. Revista De Ciencias Sociales Y Humanidades, 4(14), 363-376. Retrieved from https://revista.religacion.com/index.php/religacion/article/view/608