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USTR takes action against EU ban on American beef

Meat industry welcomes move to hold EU accountable to WTO decision against EU’s ban on hormone-treated beef.

The Obama Administration announced Dec. 22 that the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is taking action against the European Union's unfair trade practices that discriminate against U.S. beef imports.

Acting on the request of the U.S. beef industry, USTR has scheduled a public hearing and is seeking public comments in connection with the EU's ban on most U.S. beef products, which USTR said is not based on sound science and discriminates against American beef farmers, ranchers and

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