US Finalizes Mexican Tomato Trade Agreement

Law360, New York (March 5, 2013, 6:03 PM EST) -- U.S. trade officials said Monday they have finalized a deal with Mexican tomato growers to reinstate a long-standing agreement concerning the price of imported tomatoes.

The U.S. Department of Commerce said it has entered a so-called suspension agreement with Mexican tomato growers and exports. The deal — under which Mexican tomato exporters agreed not to undercut American tomato prices — puts on hold a U.S. anti-dumping duty investigation on fresh tomatoes imported from Mexico that was first launched in 1996, according to a statement issued by...
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