Field, Alan M.
July 2009
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);7/6/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 27, p26
The article focuses on the World Trade Organization dispute-settlement consultations requested by the U.S. and the European Union with China regarding its export restraints on numerous raw materials including bauxite, silicon metal and zinc. It details the effect of the restrictions on global steel, aluminum and chemicals manufacturers. The Chinese government has argued that its policies were designed to protect the environment and natural resources.


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