TITLE

NCC asks for trade enforcement action that includes synthetics

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
October 2016
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;10/20/2016, Vol. 43 Issue 19, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. National Cotton Council has appreciates the decision of the U.S. government to file a World Trade Organization (WTO) trade enforcement action against the rice, wheat, and corn price support programs of China. It mentions that China's excessive support programs for cotton farmers with the synthetic fiber subsidies. It presents the views of Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative, on the Chinese prices.
ACCESSION #
119003773

 

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