Chinese Tire Imports: Section 421 Safeguards and the World Trade Organization (WTO) Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Chinese Tire Imports: Section 421 Safeguards and the World Trade Organization (WTO)

Creator

  • Author: Grimmett, Jeanne J.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Legislative Attorney

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2012-08-24

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses World Trade Organization (WTO) safeguards provisions contained in Article XIX of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and the Agreement on Safeguards; the WTO China-specific safeguard and how it differs from preexisting WTO provisions; authorities and procedures set out in Section 421 of the Trade Act of 1974; the International Trade Commission (ITC) determination and the President's decision to provide relief in the 2009 China tires case; and China's WTO case against the U.S. tire safeguard.
  • Physical Description: 35 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: International trade
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Trade
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign economic relations -- China -- U.S.
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign economic relations -- U.S. -- China

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: China

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R40844
  • Accession or Local Control No: R40844_2012Aug24
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc122192