US, Bangladesh Set Up Forum To Resolve Trade Disputes

Law360, New York (November 26, 2013, 5:20 PM EST) -- A trade deal signed by the U.S. and Bangladesh on Monday founded a forum for the two countries to hold regular meetings to resolve trade spats, five months after the U.S. revoked preferential tariff treatment for the Asian nation's imports following the deadly collapse of a Bangladeshi garment factory.

U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said the Trade and Investment Cooperation Forum Agreement, which established a new trade body made of representatives from the partner nations who will meet on at least an annual basis, would provide...
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