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U.S. singles out supply management in Canada’s WTO trade review

June 12, 2019 at 5:31 PM
In the first day of Canada’s trade policy review at the World Trade Organization, the U.S. touted the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and lauded a positive bilateral relationship, but criticized Ottawa for its supply management system, a longstanding U.S. concern. “The United States encourages Canada to review its agricultural policies that impose excessive tariffs and restrict imports of supply-managed dairy, poultry, and egg products,” U.S. Ambassador to the WTO Dennis Shea said, according to a copy of his remarks . “Reducing...

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