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WTO members raise concerns over new EU trade defence method
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WTO members raise concerns over new EU trade defence method

It’s a hot week in the World Trade Organization as members spar over disputes and trade remedies. On Wednesday (25 October 2017) the Committee of Antidumping Practices examined among others the EU’s new trade defence legislation. Eleven WTO members criticised the EU’s planned overhaul of the way it calculates dumping …

Insight – Australia WTO paper dispute:  impact on new EU antidumping methodology
China Trade defence WTO & Plurilaterals WTO disputes

Insight – Australia WTO paper dispute: impact on new EU antidumping methodology

The EU Commission has been eyeing Australia’s way of handling Chinese imports in antidumping cases as a possible alternative to no longer treating China as a non market economy. Now a WTO dispute brought by Indonesia against Australia could help determine if that envisaged path is WTO compliant. By Stéphanie …