US, Mexico Reach New Trade Pact On Tomatoes

Law360, New York (February 4, 2013, 1:06 PM EST) -- The U.S. and Mexico have reached an agreement to reinstate a long-standing trade agreement on the price of imported Mexican tomatoes, U.S. trade officials said Saturday.

The U.S. Department of Commerce said it had inked a tentative deal to re-establish the so-called "suspension agreement" with Mexico, which puts on hold an American anti-dumping duty investigation into the Mexican produce in favor of a bilateral solution.

Though the U.S. and Mexico have maintained similar agreements since 1996, Commerce pulled out of the deal in September after American...
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