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HKSAR gov't says WTO agrees to set up panel over U.S. requirement on HK product origin marking

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

HONG KONG, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government said Tuesday that the World Trade Organization (WTO) trade dispute settlement body has agreed to its request for establishing a dispute settlement panel over the U.S. new requirement on origin marking for Hong Kong products.
Under the WTO Dispute Settlement Mechanism, Hong Kong made the request as early as Jan. 25 to the WTO Dispute Settlement Body (DSB), saying the U.S. practice violates WTO rules, accordin ...