TITLE

WTO awards Brazil retaliation authority

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Elton
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;12/3/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the retaliation authority for Brazil permitted by the World Trade Organization (WTO) against the two cotton commodity programs supported by the U.S. It notes Brazil's authority to impose countermeasures against the U.S. for about 147 million U.S. dollars based on the ruling set by WTO. Moreover, the benefits which Brazil can acquire from imposing countermeasures on the U.S.' GSM-102 export credit guarantee program is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
47186154

 

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