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2006-04-27 16:52:30

By Sophie Walker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. and Canadian governments have reached a deal to resolve a dispute over lumber imports which American timber interests are willing to accept, a U.S. trade spokeswoman said on Thursday, adding the final decision now lay with Canadian industry.

2006-04-27 10:41:57

By Sophie Walker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. and Canadian governments have reached a deal to resolve a dispute over lumber imports which American timber interests are willing to accept, a U.S. trade spokeswoman said on Thursday, adding the final decision now lay with Canadian industry.

2006-04-27 10:36:54

By Sophie Walker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. and Canadian governments have reached a deal to resolve a dispute over lumber imports which American timber interests are willing to accept, a U.S. trade spokeswoman said on Thursday, adding the final decision now lay with Canadian industry.

2006-04-26 18:05:50

By David Ljunggren and Sophie Walker OTTAWA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Canada and the United States reached a tentative deal on Wednesday to end a long-running dispute over lumber exports but key Canadian players said they would reject what they saw as a grossly unfair agreement.

2006-04-26 17:25:51

By David Ljunggren and Sophie Walker OTTAWA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Canada and the United States reached a tentative deal on Wednesday to end a long-running dispute over lumber exports but key Canadian players said they would reject what they saw as a grossly unfair agreement.

2006-04-26 16:03:49

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Ottawa and the United States on Wednesday launched a fresh round of talks in a bid to end a long-running softwood lumber dispute, but Ottawa played down reports that a deal had been struck.

2006-04-26 16:01:05

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada and the United States on Wednesday launched a fresh round of talks in a bid to end a long-running softwood lumber dispute, but Ottawa played down reports that a deal had been struck.

2006-04-25 15:59:26

By David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - Talks between the United States and Canada on ending a protracted dispute over softwood lumber are "picking up speed" and a deal could be reached soon, a well-placed Ottawa source told Reuters on Tuesday.

2006-03-28 07:07:02

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Bush said he is eager to resolve a long-simmering dispute with Canada over softwood lumber, as he prepared for meetings with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper.

2006-03-17 16:50:03

By Allan Dowd VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) - Canada scored a victory on Friday when a NAFTA panel ruled U.S. officials erred in setting duties on imports of Canadian softwood lumber, but the United States said it may appeal the latest decision in the long-running trade battle.


Word of the Day
ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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