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China suffers first defeat at WTO over auto parts: source

February 17, 2008

GENEVA (AFP) – China suffered its first defeat at the World Trade Organisation after it upheld a complaint by the United States, European Union and Canada over import tariffs on car parts, sources close to the case said.

WTO judges have handed China and the plaintiffs a confidential decision condemning the Chinese import rules, diplomats said, speaking Wednesday in Geneva on condition of anonymity.

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