India Launches WTO Dispute Over Turkey's Cotton Policy

Law360, Los Angeles (February 14, 2012, 6:25 PM EST) -- India on Monday launched a complaint in the World Trade Organization over Turkey's cotton yarn import policies.

India has “requested consultations” under the WTO dispute settlement system, the first step in initiating a dispute in the trade body. India may request that the dispute over Turkey's import measures be adjudicated by a panel if the parties are not able to resolve their conflict within 60 days, the WTO said.

The complaint is over safeguard measures Turkey has imposed on imports of cotton yarn other than sewing...
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