Softwood industry -- United States  

News in Review - May 2001 Softwood Dispute: Tariffs and Subsidies

Tariffs over softwood lumber were at the heart of this ongoing feud, which epitomizes the historical and often problematic economic relationship between Canada and the United States. Early in 2001, when a five-year agreement on the issue ended, the U.S. again threatened to slap high tariffs on the import of softwood lumber from Canada. Although essentially a debate over trees ...
  • 2001
  • 00:12:47
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2001

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