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US tariffs: Canada pins hopes on NAFTA arbitration tribunal

Article by Jörg Parschau, translated by Susanne Höfler | 07.05.2019 - 16:16

Canadian newspaper The Globe and Mail reports that even though softwood lumber is not within the scope of the goods affected by the Free Trade Agreement Canadians pin their hope on the mediation mechanism of the agreement that stipulates an arbitration tribunal in such cases. A tribunal of this kind will now decide in Washington.