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Crossover: EU's attitude towards negotiations on rare earths

04-26-2012 07:59 BJT Special Report:Rare earth restriction |

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The global trade dispute over China's rare earth exports is ongoing. China is in negotiations with the US, EU and Japan in Geneva on Wednesday, over export restrictions. It comes after the three economic blocks appealed to the WTO in March, claiming China’s restrictions are in violation of WTO rules. Full Story>>

To hear what Europe is saying about this issue, our correspondent, Vanessa Mock, joins us now from Brussels. Hello Vanessa, thanks for joining us.

Q1: What is the European Union's attitude towards these negotiations? And what outcome do they expect?

Q2: The EU seems determined to pursue this case at the WTO. What's the core of Europe's argument for this?

 

Editor:Bai Yang |Source: CNTV.CN

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