TITLE

"CEO OF KOREA" TRIPPED UP ON US BEEF DEAL

AUTHOR(S)
Platt, Gordon
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Global Finance;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Korean President Lee Myung-bak to block imports of U.S. beef. Following weeks of demonstrations against the government's decision to resume importing of U.S. beef, Myung-bak withdrew a step in June 2008 by getting suppliers to agree to block meat from older cattle.
ACCESSION #
33410706

 

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