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March 26, 2018
Canada tries to persuade WTO to step in the softwood lumber trade dispute with the US
Canada wants to persuade the World Trade Organization (WTO) to set up an adjudication panel for the judgment of the country's dispute with the US over Canadian lumber exports. Canada indicates that the US talks have failed. According to Global News, the country has submitted the request for a meeting of the WTO’s dispute settlement body on March 27. Ottawa launched the complaint in November, saying it would forcefully defend its lumber industry against punitive U.S. tariffs, which it said were “unfair, unwarranted and deeply troubling.” Canada also started ...
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