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Moscow Petitions WTO for Third-Party Status in Aluminium Tariff Negotiations Between US and EU

Moscow Petitions WTO for Third-Party Status in Aluminium Tariff Negotiations Between US and EU

The government of the Russian Federation said Tuesday that it has requested to join consultations at the World Trade Organization between the United States and the European Union over the Trump administration’s aluminium tariffs. Per the request, which is dated June 15,...

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China Files Formal Complaint with WTO Regarding Trump’s Aluminium Tariffs

The government of the People’s Republic of China has opened a new front in the war against blanket 10-percent aluminium tariffs instituted by the administration of United States President Donald Trump with the launch of a formal complaint against the tariff at the World Trade Organization. The complaint formalizes Beijing’s promise to seek satisfaction at […]

Europe’s Aluminium Industry May Back EU Action Against China’s Subsidies: Gerd Götz

The head of Europe’s leading aluminium trade organization said last week that his group may support Brussels if the European Union initiates a complaint against the People’s Republic of China over aluminium subsidies at the World Trade Organization. Gerd Götz, director general of European Aluminium were prompted by the complaint filed by the United States […]

Parting Shot – Obama Administration Takes China’s Aluminium Overcapacity to WTO

The Obama Administration initiated a complaint at the World Trade Organization on Thursday over government subsidies given to aluminium producers by the People’s Republic of China. This complaint, which is the sixteenth (and likely final) such complaint against China with the trade body, alleges that Beijing has been handing out low-interest loans and energy subsidies […]