Agreement on Government Procurement

Agreement on Government Procurement

A treaty by members of the World Trade Organization mandating openness and transparency when signatory governments buy goods and services from foreign companies. It established a framework for signatories to follow in creating laws and regulations mandating this transparency. It came into effect in 1996.
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On Thursday, November 12, in Geneva, member countries of the Committee on Government Procurement of the World Trade Organization (WTO) approved the accession of Ukraine to the Agreement on government procurement (Agreement on Government Procurement, GPA).
participation in the GATT Agreement on Government Procurement (The "Code"), in connection with a U.
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