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China asks for WTO authorization to impose sanctions on US goods

China considers that "no substantive effort and progress has been made" by the US to fulfill its implementation obligation.

published on : 12th September 2018

China seeking trade sanctions against US in anti-dumping case: World Trade Organisation

The use of anti-dumping duties are permitted under international trade rules as long as they adhere to strict conditions, and disputes over their use are often brought before the WTO.

published on : 11th September 2018

'Shape up or we'll quit', US President Donald Trump tells WTO

Trump made the threat as Washington presses challenges at the WTO against trading partners that have fought back against tariffs on importers that were imposed by the Trump administration.

published on : 31st August 2018

China blasts US solar tariffs, takes World Trade Organization action

China's commerce ministry accused Washington of erecting trade barriers while subsidising its domestic industry.

published on : 15th August 2018

US says China is increasing state's economic control

In a blistering attack delivered to the World Trade Organization's top body, US Ambassador Dennis Shea rejected Chinese assertions that it had satisfied the conditions of WTO membership. 

published on : 26th July 2018

Donald Trump demands more fairness from WTO

"The era of economic surrender for the United States is over, it's over," Trump said at a White House 'Made in America' event, as he demanded fairness from World Trade Organization.

published on : 24th July 2018

India's import dependence for solar equipment over 90 per cent in last 3 fiscal: Government

India met 92.11 per cent requirement of its solar equipment through imports in 2017-18 while the proportion was 91.57 per cent and 95.31 per cent in 2016-17 and 2015-16 respectively.

published on : 19th July 2018

As major economies put up protectionist barriers, WTO's credibility, survival at risk: Report

The report issued by the Bertelsmann Foundation comes amid a deepening trade dispute between China and the United States which has engulfed other major trading partners.

published on : 18th July 2018

China files World Trade Organization challenge to US $200 billion tariff plan

The Trump administration has criticized the WTO as unable to deal with the problems posed by China, suggesting a challenge there might have little impact in Washington.

published on : 16th July 2018

Donald Trump threatens action on WTO after reports he wants to withdraw

Trump has complained frequently that the United States is treated unfairly in global trade and has sharply criticized the WTO for letting that happen.

published on : 3rd July 2018

European Union sends legal challenge to WTO against US, China

EU struck back at the US a day after President Trump's administration angered its major allies by slapping duties of 25 per cent and 10 per cent on imports of aluminium and steel. 

published on : 1st June 2018

India takes US steel tariffs complaint to the World Trade Organization

Indian officials told Reuters last month that India would open a WTO dispute if Indian firms were not exempted from the tariffs.

published on : 23rd May 2018

China, US in 'extraordinary' WTO clash

The US has threatened tariffs targeting $150 billion in imports, while China has warned $50 billion in goods are in the firing line.

published on : 8th May 2018

France ready to discuss 'future of WTO' with Donald Trump

The Geneva-based WTO is tasked with arbitrating trade rows between its 164-country membership, but has become a source of anger to Trump, who says the body is unfair to the US and soft on China.

published on : 27th April 2018

Breakdown in trade relations among major players could threaten ongoing economic expansion : WTO 

The trade body which was created as a forum for members to hold each other to account, will play its proper role in this process: WTO

published on : 21st April 2018
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