China to resume imports of Canadian beef and pork, says Trudeau

Business Nov 6, 2019

China to resume imports of Canadian beef and pork, says Trudeau

China will resume imports of Canadian beef and pork, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Tuesday, some four months after Beijing blocked shipments amid an escalating diplomatic feud between the two countries. "Good news for Canadian farmers today: Canadian pork and beef exports to China ...

South Korea and Japan to hold talks over trade dispute on Friday

Business Oct 10, 2019

South Korea and Japan to hold talks over trade dispute on Friday

Trade officials from South Korea and Japan will hold bilateral consultations in Geneva on Friday, following a complaint filed by Seoul with the World Trade Organization last month over Tokyo's tightening of export controls, trade ministries of the two countries said Thursday. The talks are ...

Business Sep 17, 2019

WTO discloses South Korea's complaint against Japan

The World Trade Organization has disclosed Seoul's recent complaint against Japan over its tighter controls on exports of three semiconductor materials to South Korea. The complaint, dated last Wednesday, claims that the Japanese measure constitutes "politically motivated, disguised restrictions on trade." South Korea believes that the ...