India Turns Up The Heat In Steel Duties Fight With US

Law360, New York (July 13, 2012, 7:43 PM EDT) -- India has moved forward with its challenge to U.S. countervailing duties on steel products, asking the World Trade Organization to step in to resolve the dispute, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Trade Representative said Friday.

India has asked the WTO to establish dispute settlement panels to adjudicate the case, USTR press secretary Andrea Mead confirmed Friday. By seeking to push forward with a dispute resolution panel, India has indicated that consultations with the U.S. to resolve the matter have failed.

India lodged a formal challenge with...
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