A seafaring story of trade woes

Dentzer, Susan
December 1993
U.S. News & World Report;12/6/93, Vol. 115 Issue 22, p55
Focuses on global trade talks under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which have dragged on for seven years and are approaching a mid-December 1993 deadline for completion. How maritime industry is heavily protected throughout the world; Political power of maritime companies and unions; Reluctance of US administrations to attempt to liberalize maritime trade; Proposals being negotiated.


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