Category Archives: Trade Remedies

Softwood Lumber Redux

Here is a comment of mine in the Globe & Mail, 27 April 2017, on the softwood lumber dispute between Canada (“Softwood Five”) and the US and why it just won’t go away. Softwood Lumber Redux

Another WTO Aircraft Battle?

According to the media, the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer is threatening another WTO case against Bombardier, challenging the $1 billion equity infusion provided for the C Series by the Quebec government and, possibly, another $1 billion under consideration from the Feds. The following are some initial impressions from reading these recent reports. Only Brazil Can… Read More »