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Vietnam dominates Canada’s shrimp market

Vietnam’s shrimp export value to Canada reached 27.7 million USD by March 2018, a year-on-year increase of 16 percent, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

  • After WTO Decision, China Establishes Rare Earth Regulatory Body

    Following last month’s request by several countries for consultations at the World Trade Organization (WTO) on what they consider to be China’s unfair export restraints on rare earths, the latter has now set up a regulatory body to oversee their exploitation.

  • WTO Makes UAE Trade Recommendations

    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) plays an important role in the multilateral trading system and has taken bold steps to diversify the economy away from oil and gas, according to the World Trade Organisation (WTO).

  • S. Korea to extend anti-dumping duties on kraft paper

    SEOUL, April 9 (Xinhua) -- South Korea will extend anti-dumping duties on kraft paper imported from five countries for three more years in a bid to protect local manufacturers, the finance ministry said Monday.

  • Laos targets greater trade with Vietnam

    VIENTIANE, April 9 (Xinhua) -- Laos and Vietnam agree to increase the two-way trade to around 1 billion U.S. dollars by next year, local newspaper Vientiane Times reported on Monday.

  • WTO Members Pressure Argentina On Trade Policy

    At the Council for Trade in Goods meeting on March 30, 2012, fourteen World Trade Organisation members jointly expressed their deepening concern about Argentina’s import-licensing measures, which were said to have significantly restricted trade flows.

  • EU heat on China after WTO ruling on rare earth trade

    (CNN) — The EU has demanded that China loosen its policy on sales of rare earth materials after the World Trade Organisation upheld a ruling that Beijing’s policies to limit raw material exports violated international trade rules.

  • EFTA, Indonesia Hold FTA Negotiations

    The fourth round of negotiations towards a 'Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement' between the European Free Trade Association states and Indonesia concluded on March 29, 2012.

  • China's import tariffs cut praised

    BEIJING, April 6 (Xinhuanet) -- China's decision to cut import tariffs, against the backdrop of lurking protectionism in "too many" countries, has been hailed by the World Trade Organization.