FarmPolicy

September 18, 2019

Canada & Brazil- WTO Activity on U.S. Farm Subsidies

Lee Berthiaume, in an article posted yesterday at The Embassy Online (Canada), reported that, “Canada and Brazil are working to get a World Trade Organization dispute panel to hear their respective complaints about American agricultural subsidies at the same time.

“‘Canada’s focus is on advancing the potential alignment of the Canadian and Brazilian cases given that both countries share the same concerns and same objectives of disciplining and reducing U.S. trade distorting subsidies,’ said International Trade spokeswoman Renée David.

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