Minister Elvira Nabiullina and the WTO Director-General Pascal Lamy Have Signed the Protocol of Russia’s Accession to the WTO


On December 16, 2011 in Geneva in terms of the 8th WTO Ministerial Conference there was signed the Protocol of Accession of the Russian Federation to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

The Protocol was signed by Elvira Nabiullina, the Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, and Pascal Lamy, the Director-General of the WTO.

Negotiations on Russia’s accession to the WTO were officially closed on November 10, 2011.