The 1995 Japan-U.S. Auto and Parts Trade Dispute: Terms of the Settlement and Implications

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On June 28, 1995, the United States and Japan reached a settlement in a long-running dispute over access to Japan's market for automobiles and parts. 100-percent tariffs by the United States on imports of luxury cars from Japan had been threatened under a Section 301 unfair trade practices case dealing with the aftermarket for autoparts in Japan. This report describes the dispute, the settlement, and questions and issues that still remain.

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Nanto, Dick K. & Bass, Gwenell L. August 9, 1995.

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On June 28, 1995, the United States and Japan reached a settlement in a long-running dispute over access to Japan's market for automobiles and parts. 100-percent tariffs by the United States on imports of luxury cars from Japan had been threatened under a Section 301 unfair trade practices case dealing with the aftermarket for autoparts in Japan. This report describes the dispute, the settlement, and questions and issues that still remain.

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  • August 9, 1995

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Nanto, Dick K. & Bass, Gwenell L. The 1995 Japan-U.S. Auto and Parts Trade Dispute: Terms of the Settlement and Implications, report, August 9, 1995; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metacrs268/: accessed April 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.