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Simon Birmingham stops short of calling China’s trade actions ‘economic coercion’ – NEWS.com.au

Simon Birmingham stops short of calling China’s trade actions ‘economic coercion’

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Australia has confirmed it is actively considering taking China to the World Trade Organisation over its barley tariffs, two days after the communist nation effectively shut Australian winemakers out of its lucrative domestic market.China’s decision to impose steep tariffs on wine exports follows a string of adverse trade actions this year that have highlighted damaging tensions between Canberra and Beijing.
Tariffs were placed on barley exports earlier this year — affecting grain prices for what…

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