Trump Trade Representative Attacks WTO for ‘Losing Focus’

President Donald Trump’s chief trade adviser issued his first detailed criticism of the World Trade Organization Monday, blasting the global commercial arbiter for “losing its essential focus” and becoming “a litigation-centered organization” that has failed to pay sufficient attention to enforcing existing rules. [Jacob M. Schlesinger | December 11, 2017 | Wall Street Journal] While…

CSUSTL APPLAUDS WTO DISPUTE PANEL RULING IN CASE INVOLVING COATED PAPER FROM INDONESIA

CONTACT:Thomas M. SneeringerThe Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws (CSUSTL)[email protected]202-999-9154www.csustl.us; @csustl  IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Washington, DC, December 7) – The Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws (CSUSTL) today  applauded the decision by a World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute panel upholding determinations by the U.S. Department of Commerce and the International Trade Commission (ITC) which led to…