WTO Again Decries Zeroing In Brazil OJ Fight

Law360, New York (March 25, 2011, 7:23 PM EDT) -- A World Trade Organization panel on Friday again sided with Brazil in a dispute over U.S. anti-dumping duties on orange juice, saying the use of zeroing to determine weighted-average margins was inconsistent with an agreement governing WTO countries' application of anti-dumping measures.

The findings came in a final report by the WTO dispute settlement panel related to Brazil's challenge to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s use of zeroing in the anti-dumping proceedings.

According to the panel, the U.S. acted inconsistently with the WTO's anti-dumping agreement by...
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