Compte rendu ‒ Conseil des ADPIC ‒ Afficher les détails de l'intervention/la déclaration

74. The representative of Ecuador said that his Government's view was that the date mentioned in paragraph 78 of the Report of the Working Party on the Accession of Ecuador (document WT/L/77) concerned the date, for his country, of "expiry of a general period of one year following the date of entry into force of the WTO Agreement" as contained in Article 65.1 of the TRIPS Agreement. His Government was now invoking Article 65.2 which permitted developing country Members to delay the application of the Agreement until 1 January 2000.