USTR Issues Finding On Sugar Trade Surpluses

Law360, New York (December 16, 2009, 5:40 PM EST) -- The U.S. trade representative has released a determination on trade surpluses for sugar and syrup goods from Chile, Morocco, the Dominican Republic and Peru — which will not be allowed to import any sugar products duty-free — and El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, which may import limited quantities duty-free.

The determinations, which went into effect Wednesday, arrive two days after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to extend trade programs that allow certain developing nations to export thousands of goods to the United States duty-free...
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