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WTO Ends Trade Section 232 Dispute Cases Between United States, Canada, And Mexico

WTO Ends Trade Section 232 Dispute Cases Between United States, Canada, And Mexico

The World Trade Organization announced the close of proceedings in the trade dispute between the governments of the United States, Mexico, and Canada late last week in recognition of the May agreement by the United States to end duties on imports of...

Turkey Queues Up Complaint Against Trump’s Doubled Aluminium Tariffs At WTO

The Turkish government said last week that it will challenge the doubling of aluminium and steel tariffs on shipments from its producers at the World Trade Organization. Turkey’s trade minister Ruhsar Pekcan revealed in comments in Ankara last week that the government has already sent the ball rolling with the global trade body. “Turkey has […]

While Defending Trump Aluminium Tariffs, Washington Initiates Quintet Of Complaints To Retaliatory Tariffs At WTO

The fallout from the Trump administration’s blanket tariffs on steel and aluminium continued on Monday with the United States government’s filing of a slew of World Trade Organization dispute actions against governments who have levied retaliatory tariffs against American exports. United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in a statement on Monday that Washington, D.C. […]

Switzerland Files Complaint Against Trump Aluminium Tariffs At WTO

Yet another country has taken the Trump administration’s blanket aluminium and steel tariffs to the World Trade Organization this week, with the Swiss government announcing yesterday that it too has filed a request for consultation with the United States government at the global trade body. Noting that the Swiss head of the Federal Department of […]

Russia Files Complaint Against United States At WTO Over Trump Aluminium Tariffs

The government of the Russian Federation has become the latest entity to file suit at the World Trade Organization against the United States over the Trump administration’s blanket tariffs upon aluminium and steel imposed earlier this year. Russian Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin announced the action on Friday, noting that consultations with the United States […]

India Requests to Join Norway’s Complaint Against Trump Aluminium Tariff at WTO

Earlier this week the government of India expressed its interest in joining a complaint at the World Trade Organization initiated by Norway’s government in response to the blanket 10-percent tariffs instituted by the Trump administration and assessed against aluminium imported to the United States. Noting the country’s significant trade interest in the aluminium sector, the […]