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WT/DS577 - United States - Anti-dumping and countervailing duties on ripe olives from Spain

WTO dispute settlement case - Launched by the EU

Country or region
  • United States
Trade topics
  • Dispute settlement
  • WTO - Case launched by the EU
EU exporter
  • Spain

Summary of the case

  • Complaint by: EU
  • Complaint against: United States
  • Third parties: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan, Mexico, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Turkey

On 29 January 2019, the European Union requested consultations with the United States concerning the imposition of countervailing and anti-dumping duties on ripe olives from Spain applicable since 1 August 2018, as well as Section 771B of the Tariff Act of 1930 that served as a basis for the imposition of those duties.

Relevant WTO provision: Articles 1.1(a), 1.1(b), 1.2, 2.1, 2.1(a), 2.1(b), 2.1(c), 2.2, 2.4, 10, 14, 15.1, 15.2, 15.5, 19.1, 19.3, 19.4, 32.1 of the Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures (SCM). ; Articles VI:1, VI:2, VI:3 of General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT 1994); Article 3.1, 3.2, 3.5 Anti-dumping Agreement


  • Consultations requested: 29 January 2019
  • Panel requested: 16 May 2019
  • Panel established: 24 June 2019


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