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Japan's tariff increase a ‘news factor’

Analyst says increase will only have small impact.

Japan's safeguard that recently raised the import tariff on U.S. frozen beef was a hot topic when it occurred, but David Williams, vice president of client advisory and development for Informa IEG, told Feedstuffs that it likely won’t have a significant impact on the U.S. cattle industry, as demonstrated by past years.

“It’s more of a news factor,” he said. “People keep bringing it up. It’s happened before, and it will happen again.”<

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