The United States violated international regulations when it imposed tariffs1 on Chinese goods in 2018, the World Trade Organization has announced.
Calling the ruling made by a www.w66.com利来国WTO expert panel "objective and fair," the spokesperson said it's a must for China to safeguard its legitimate2 rights and interests by resorting to the WTO dispute settlement mechanism3 to tackle the wrongful practices of the US unilateralism and trade protectionism. It also demonstrates China's firm determination to respect WTO rules and safeguard the authority of the multilateral trading system.
Noting that the multilateral trading system with the WTO at its core is the cornerstone of international trade, the spokesperson said China has always firmly supported and safeguarded the cornerstone and respected WTO rules and rulings.
China also hopes that the US side will fully4 respect the ruling of the WTO expert panel and the rules-based multilateral trading system, take concrete actions and work with China and other WTO members to jointly5 safeguard the multilateral trading system and promote stable and sound development of the world economy, the spokesperson said.