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Jan. 31, 2023, 7:52 PM

US Sets Up Dispute Panel on Canadian Dairy Quotas Under Deal (1)

Ana Monteiro
Ana Monteiro
Bloomberg News

The US set up a second dispute-settlement panel to resolve differences with Canada over its dairy quotas, saying Ottawa is still undermining access to its market under a trade deal between the nations.

While Canada changed its quota allocations after a panel found in December 2021 that its measures were inconsistent with its obligations under the pact, its new policies “have not fixed the problem,” US Trade Representative Katherine Tai said in a statement Tuesday.

The neighbors didn’t resolve Washington’s concerns about Ottawa’s practices at a Jan. 17 meeting, the third round of consultations under the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement. The ...