The Legal Countermeasure Studying to Answer the Green Trade Wall
|School||Harbin Engineering University|
|Keywords||Green trade barriers Environmental Protection Legal Countermeasures|
Since the 1980s , environmental issues increasingly attentions , the world gradually became aware of the one-sided pursuit of the rapid development of economy and trade has had a negative impact on the environment while promoting trade liberalization , even in some areas , the trade has become an important factor in the damage to the environment . With the widespread concern of the international community on environmental protection and people's awareness of environmental protection , enhancement , many countries in the Western world , the use of the requirements of this era , and the implementation of a new non-tariff barriers (non-tariff barriers) measures in international trade exchanges - - green trade barriers (Green Barriers to Trade), to restrict the entry of products from other countries to obtain the best interests of their foreign trade . After accession to the WTO , China has repeatedly encountered the green trade barriers in developed countries , and therefore suffered huge losses . Industry of developed countries at the same time some of the environmental pollution and contaminants wantonly to transfer to China infiltration , green trade barriers have a significant impact on the harmonious development of China 's economy and environment . Therefore , in-depth study of the meaning and legal characteristics of the green trade barriers , make positive countermeasures to build with Chinese characteristics of green environmental protection laws and regulations , and to achieve the harmonious development of the economy and environmental protection is very important and realistic significance .