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India launches safeguard investigation on phenol

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Today, India notified the WTO’s Committee on Safeguards that it initiated on 23 August 2019 a safeguard investigation on phenol. In the notification India indicated, among other things, as follows: “All interested parties may make
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US initiates WTO dispute against Indian duties on US imports

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Today, the United States has requested WTO dispute consultations with India concerning additional duties applied by India on certain imports of US goods. The United States claims that the additional duties, which India imposed through
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Guatemala initiates WTO dispute complaint against Indian sugar subsidies

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Today, Guatemala has requested WTO dispute consultations with India regarding domestic support measures and alleged export subsidies provided by India to producers of sugarcane and sugar. Guatemala claims that the domestic support measures are inconsistent
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United States initiates WTO complaint against India over export subsidy programmes

United States initiates WTO complaint against India over export subsidy programmes

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The United States, today, requested WTO consultations with India concerning alleged export subsidies provided by India through five programmes. The United States claims the measures appear to be inconsistent with Article 3.1(a) of the WTO’s
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India appeals panel report in dispute with US over solar cells and solar modules

India appeals panel report in dispute with US over solar cells and solar modules

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Today, India filed a notice of appeal in the dispute (DS456) with the United States concerning “certain measures relating to solar cells and solar modules”. India appeals certain issues of law covered by the panel
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India files dispute against the US over non-immigrant temporary working visas

India files dispute against the US over non-immigrant temporary working visas

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Today, India notified the WTO Secretariat that it has initiated a WTO dispute proceeding against the United States regarding measures imposing increased fees on certain applicants for two categories of non-immigrant temporary working visas into
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WTO issues panel report on India’s domestic content requirements for solar products

WTO issues panel report on India’s domestic content requirements for solar products

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Today, the WTO issued the panel report in the case brought by the US regarding “India – Certain Measures Relating to Solar Cells and Solar Modules” (WT/DS/456). You can find the summary of the key
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India launches safeguard investigation on hot-rolled flat products of non-alloy and other alloy steel

India launches safeguard investigation on hot-rolled flat products of non-alloy and other alloy steel

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Today, India notified the WTO’s Committee on Safeguards that it initiated on 7 September 2015 a safeguard investigation on hot-rolled flat products of non-alloy and other alloy steel. Further information is available here
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Appellate Body issues report on India-US steel dispute

Appellate Body issues report on India-US steel dispute

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Yesterday, 8 December 2014, the WTO Appellate Body issued its report in the case “United States – Countervailing Measures on Certain Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products from India” (DS436). In relation to Public Body,
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The Trade Facilitation impasse is over

The Trade Facilitation impasse is over

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Yesterday, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman released a statement welcoming an agreement between the US and India on elements aimed at unlocking progress at the WTO. The announced agreement should pave the way for full
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