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Washington Insider
Fri Dec 27, 2013 10:54 AM CST

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

CHINA REOPENS INVESTIGATION INTO U.S. CHICKEN

China will re-investigate U.S. poultry-product shipments for potential violations of trade terms after the World Trade Organization ruled against penalties the government imposed on imports.

China will seek evidence that U.S. poultry products were subsidized and sold below cost, according to a statement on the website of the Ministry of Commerce.

"The Commerce Ministry has decided, with effect from the release of this notice, to carry out another investigation in this case in accordance with ...

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