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Indonesia takes US ban on clove cigarettes to WTO

GENEVA - (AP) Indonesia on Tuesday asked the World Trade Organization to investigate whether U.S. tobacco control laws are illegally preventing imports of clove-flavored cigarettes to the United States. Jakarta said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's ban on manufacturing, importing, marketing...

Esteban Ropolo on Argentina's Most Recent Protectionist Measures

by Esteban Ropolo Excerpt: For the last few years, Argentina's government has been serially violating its commitments to a rules based multilateral trading system under the World Trade Organization (WTO). The recently introduced non-automatic licensing regime applicable to all final imports...