Story: International law

Taking a case to the World Trade Organization

This 1999 news clip discusses New Zealand's intention to take a complaint to the World Trade Organization (WTO) following the US government's decision to impose a tariff on lamb imports. Australia also laid a complaint. The WTO upheld both complaints and, in 2001, the US agreed to remove the tariff.

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K. J. Keith, 'International law - International law on travel, trade and resources', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/38158/taking-a-case-to-the-world-trade-organization (accessed 16 August 2020)

Story by K. J. Keith, published 20 Jun 2012