USTR Says Russia's WTO Membership Boosted US Exports

Law360, New York (June 19, 2013, 7:37 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Trade Representative's Office said in a Wednesday report to Congress that it is keeping close tabs on Russia's adherence to World Trade Organization rules, and that the country's addition to the WTO last year has boosted U.S. exports.

Describing the state of the U.S.-Russia trading relationship after Congress repealed punitive Cold War-era laws and attempted to establish normal trade relations with the country boasting the world's sixth-largest economy, the report also detailed enforcement actions the USTR has taken to challenge Russian trade barriers to...
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