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Stories that are tagged 'World Trade Organisation (WTO)'

WTO To Probe Colombia's Compliance With Tariff Ruling

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, March 9, 2017

The Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organization has agreed to determine whether Colombia has complied with an earlier WTO ruling regarding its import tariffs on textiles, apparel, and footwear. Read Full Story


South Korean Firms Urged To Anticipate US Trade Spat

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

South Korean exporters have been urged to put in place strategies to deal with potential changes to trading conditions with the United States. Read Full Story


WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement Enters Into Force

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, February 23, 2017

The European Union has welcomed the entry into force of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement, which aims to modernize and simplify customs and border procedures. Read Full Story


Russia Files WTO Complaint Against EU Duties

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Russia has requested World Trade Organisation dispute consultations with the EU in a case involving EU anti-dumping duties on certain steel products. Read Full Story


China Sees EU Steel Duties As Unwarranted, Protectionist

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

China's Ministry of Commerce says it is strongly against the imposition by the European Union of substantial anti-dumping duties on Chinese steel product exports into the European Union. Read Full Story


US Launches WTO Action Against Canadian Wine Sales

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, January 23, 2017

The US has requested WTO dispute consultations with Canada regarding regulations in British Columbia that it says discriminate against the sale of US wine in grocery stores. Read Full Story


Irish Firms Respond To Hard Brexit Announcement

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Irish business association Ibec has warned that a UK departure from the European Single Market and customs union could seriously disrupt trade between Northern Ireland and the Republic. Read Full Story


Canada Ratifies WTO Agreement On Trade Facilitation

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Canada has ratified the World Trade Organisation Agreement on Trade Facilitation, which will modernize and simplify customs and border procedures. Read Full Story


China Starts WTO 'Market Economy' Dispute Against US, EU

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, December 16, 2016

China has successfully requested World Trade Organization dispute consultations with the United States and the European Union regarding their continued application of a non-market economy "analogue country" approach in anti-dumping duty (AD) proceedings against Chinese exports. Read Full Story


Trade Restrictive Measures 'Worryingly High,' Says WTO

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

The World Trade Organization's latest trade monitoring report shows WTO members introduced 182 new trade-restrictive measures including trade tariffs and taxes in the 12-month period to mid-October 2016, the WTO announced on December 9. Read Full Story




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