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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Fri Jun 27, 2014 12:24 PM CDT

A coalition of agribusiness and manufacturing groups wrote House and Senate Agriculture Committee leaders on Thursday calling for Congress to act quickly on any World Trade Organization rule that goes against the U.S. on country of origin labeling.

According to a newsletter I receive, the WTO is sharing its decision privately with Canada, Mexico and the U.S. as early as today. The WTO, which preaches transparency in trade, apparently shares the information in a "confidential" ruling that is later unveiled.

The business groups, led by the Chamber of Commerce and National Association of Manufacturers, wrote about their concern that Canada ...

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