Brazil's WTO gains could be delayed

Laws, Forrest
May 2004
Southeast Farm Press;5/19/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the probability of delay in Brazil's apparent success in persuading members of a World Trade Organization panel that the U.S. cotton program harmed its producers. Certainty of the U.S. Trade Representative to appeal the ruling, a process that could last for months or years; Impact of the ruling on the ongoing efforts to reform world agricultural trade in the Doha Round negotiations; Criticisms on Brazil's claims that excess U.S. production pressured world cotton prices.


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