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    :: Friday, December 09, 2005 ::

    U.S. slashes Canadian softwood duties by half - CTV.ca
    Canada has argued the U.S. isn't following proper procedures to determine whether Canadian softwood products are unfairly subsidized and dumped on the U.S. market.

    The World Trade Organization issued a ruling on Monday that supported Canada's position, saying U.S. methods are inconsistent with international rules.

    That ruling allows Canada to retaliate against U.S. goods if it chooses.
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