Supply Chain / Logistics
WTO to Rule on India Sugar Export Subsidies-Trade Official   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: New York Times - GENEVA — The World Trade Organization (WTO) set up panels on Thursday to rule on complaints by Australia, Brazil and Guatemala against India's export subsidies for sugar and sugarcane producers which they assert are...
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WTO Quarterly Trade Growth Indicator Drops From May   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: New York Times - GENEVA — The World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Thursday that its latest quarterly outlook indicator "suggests that below-trend expansion in merchandise trade will persist in the coming months". It showed growth in...
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Fair trade standards for bananas   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Fair Trade Organization
Source: FAO - Fair trade is a way of trading products that aims to ensure that producers – in particular smallholders – receive a fair price and a secure livelihood. It mainly applies to goods produced for the international export...
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WTO to set up panel to judge US-China solar panel dispute   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: AFP on MSN.com - The World Trade Organization agreed Thursday to China's request to create a dispute panel tasked with judging whether US tariffs on solar panels violate international trade rules. The trade restrictions were imposed by President...
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Amina Razvi to lead Sustainable Apparel Coalition   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Apparel Coalition
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Parmageddon: A 100% Tariff on Cheese Would Be a Disaster   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: YAHOO! News - On behalf of Boeing, the federal government initiated a suit against the European Union before the World Trade Organization, claiming that the EU granted billions in illegal subsidies to Airbus, a rival of Boeing’s in the...
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Want to get in the coffee business' The owners of Verita Coffee have a deal for you   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Verité
Source: Wichita Eagle - Jon and Ivy Jones have closed their two Verita Coffee shops, but they have a deal for someone wanting to get into the business. Courtesy photo The strategy did not work. Both Veritas closed as of Saturday. "After our expansion,...
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Environmental group drops criticism of General Mills   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : As You Sow
Source: StarTribune - The nonprofit As You Sow and Green Century Equity Fund last year sought to require the General Mills board of directors to regularly publish reports on the use of certain pesticides by the company’s suppliers. The...
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USA: Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Joins TransFair USA in Marketing and Promoting Fair Trade Coffee   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : TransFair USA
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WTO paves way for China to seek sanctions against U.S.   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: Reuters - GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization (WTO) on Thursday adopted final findings against U.S. duties imposed on a range of Chinese imports, effectively giving Beijing a green light to seek compensatory sanctions. The case...
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