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Beijing Outlines Measures to Stabilize Supply Chains, Creating Company White List; Shanghai Is First to Test
During a recent virtual meeting, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He announced multiple measures to stabilize domestic supply chains. This is the most recent effort by the Chinese central government to ensure economic growth, as many cities in China are under some level of lockdown. While the implementation measures remain to
As COVID spreads quickly in China, many cities have imposed stringent measures to contain the outbreak. With disruptions to supply chains continuing to grow, Beijing recently issued documents to ensure smooth logistics and transportation.
U.S. Reiterates Concerns at WTO about China's Actions Related to COVID Affecting Trade in Food and Agricultural Products
As we previously reported here, here, and here, the United States has expressed concerns about China's actions related to COVID-19 that affect trade in food and agricultural products. At the WTO SPS Committee meeting held on March 23-25, 2022, the United States raised the issue again, and in response to
At a WTO SPS Committee meeting in November, for which the meeting minutes were just circulated, WTO Members discussed a number of SPS measures imposed by China.
Previously, we reported that the United States has raised concerns at the WTO about China’s trade measures related to COVID-19. On November 8, the United States made another submission (G/SPS/GEN/1982) to the WTO SPS Committee, renewing its concerns over these measures. In the U.S. submission,
On July 20, the United States made another submission to the SPS Committee targeting China’s trade restrictive measures taken as a response to COVID-19. In the submission, which is the U.S. statement made at the July 14-16 SPS Committee meeting, the United States said: The United States would