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Manitoba Officials Happy with COOL Ruling

(John Cotter – WFP)

Canada has won a battle in an ongoing trade dispute with the United States over meat-labelling laws that have hurt the beef and pork industries. [...]

Manitoba beef and pork industry officials said they were encouraged by the latest WTO ruling.

“We encourage the United States to recognize that it is now a three-time loser (on this issue), and rather than appeal the ruling, negotiate a settlement,” said Manitoba Pork Council general manager Andrew Dickson. Read more here.