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World Trade Organization Rules Against U.S. in Costa Rica Textile Dispute

LADB Article ID: 55433
Category/Department: Costa Rica
Date: 1996-11-21
By: LADB Staff

A special panel of the World Trade Organization (WTO) ordered the US to drop its import quota on undergarments produced in Costa Rica. When the judgement becomes final, it will settle a long-running dispute in which Costa Rica argued that the quota was a violation of free-trade rules and was seriously damaging export earnings and foreign investment.

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