TITLE

Regulatory COOL Fix Would not be Consistent with U.S. Law

PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
National Hog Farmer Exclusive Insight;11/24/2014, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack's suggestion that there is no regulatory solution for country-of-origin labeling (COOL) following the World Trade Organization's (WTO) ruling in favor of Canada and Mexico in a dispute with the U.S. over COOL.
ACCESSION #
99628705

 

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