GENEVA — The aggressive actions by Russia in Georgia and the strong condemnation by the West could derail the country’s bid to enter the World Trade Organization and put commercial relations to a test.
Russia is the world’s fifth-largest export market for apparel, after the U.S., the European Union, Japan and Hong Kong, and in 2006 was the destination for shipments valued at $8.1 billion, according to WTO data.
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