Green Trade Barrier and Its Legal Countermeasures
|Keywords||Green Trade Barriers Foreign pollution pass Environmental Protection WTO green clauses Foreign Trade Legal Measures|
Green trade barriers as a new means of trade protection , to protect the environment by taking a variety of trade restrictions on free trade produces distortion and limiting. With China's accession to the WTO , market opening, China's environmental protection and foreign trade is facing new challenges . Therefore, it is necessary to strengthen the green trade barriers theoretical studies to eliminate the negative effects caused by a variety resolve their trade disputes , and ultimately to achieve trade liberalization and global environmental protection and coordinated development. This paper begins with an overview of the green trade barriers, characteristics, causes and manifestations , and then explained the legal basis for its implementation , the main GATT / WTO provisions in green , WTO system of rules in terms of the other agreement contains green , multilateral environmental agreements and trade-related provisions as well as the relevant provisions of domestic law . Paper and then from the green trade barriers to WTO basic principles of free trade , the challenges of his country's sovereignty as well as our analysis of the impact of environment and trade , China is discussed separately in the international arena , the domestic sector response to the legal measures taken by the green trade barriers , China should advocate actively involved in issues related to international legislative activity , good use of the WTO dispute settlement mechanism to resolve international trade disputes , to build a legal system with Chinese characteristics environmentally establish our own green trade barriers.