Japan to hike tariffs on frozen beef imports from U.S., others

TOKYO/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Finance (MOF) said on Friday the country will raise tariffs on frozen beef imports from the United States and other countries from August to protect domestic producers. Tariffs on frozen beef will jump to 50 ... ( read original story ...)

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TOKYO — Japan is slapping emergency tariffs of 50 per cent on imports of frozen U.S. beef after shipments surged. Finance Minister Taro Aso announced the move Friday, saying he was prepared to explain the decision to the U.S. side. Under World Trade ... ( read original story ...)

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Japan likely to hike tariffs on frozen beef imports from U.S., others -media

Japan to raise tariffs if data shows import surge in June * Tariff increase depends on import data due out on Friday * Finance ministry could make announcement on Monday (Adds government, U.S. industry comment and import figures) TOKYO, July 27 (Reuters ... ( read original story ...)

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