China's Compliance with WTO Commitments

RE: Notice of Public Hearing Concerning China's Compliance with WTO Commitments Written Comments (Federal Register Vol. 71, No. 145 July 28, 2006)

Dear Ms. Blue:

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) appreciates this opportunity to submit comments regarding the notice of public hearing concerning China's complaince with WTO commitments. In addition, in light of the up-coming meeting of the U.S.-China High Level Biotechnology Joint Working Group (BWG) on September 19th and the meeting of the supporting Technical Working Group (TWG) on September 18th, BIO would like to highlight additional concerns regarding agricultural biotechnology in China.