Options for WTO Negotiations on Agriculture Domestic Support

Brief
Date period
29 May 2017

This information note analyses various options for negotiating agricultural domestic support, drawing on ideas that have been put forward at the WTO. It examines the implications of various approaches for countries’ actual support levels as well as for their maximum permitted ceilings under WTO rules, and looks in particular at those products that are especially important to low-income countries.

A French version and Spanish version of this note are also available.