Canada is fighting back against U.S. measures aimed at allegedly unfair trade practices.
Canada has launched a wide-ranging trade dispute with the U.S., asking the World Trade Organization (WTO) to examine the application of trade sanctions against a number of countries. These include duties applied to Canadian lumber and paper, which the U.S. has alleged is unfairly subsidized. The U.S. has taken similar measures against jets made by Canada’s Bombardier, imposing a 219.63 percent tariff to counter-balance subsidies the company receives from Canada.
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But the complaint does not stop there. Canada’s 32-page complaint to the WTO cites almost 200 examples of alleged wrongdoing by the U.S., many of which have nothing...