States - Countervailing Measures on
Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel flat Products from India
Request to Join Consultations
Communication from Canada
The following communication, dated 7 May 2012, from the delegation of Canada to the delegation of the United States, the delegation of India and to the Chairperson of the Dispute Settlement Body, is circulated in accordance with Article 4.11 of the DSU.
Pursuant to Article 4.11 of the Understanding on Rules and Procedures Governing the Settlement of Disputes (DSU), the Government of Canada hereby notifies its desire to be joined in the consultations requested by India pursuant to Articles 1 and 4 of the DSU, Article XXII of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994 and Article 30 of the Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures with regard to the imposition of countervailing duties by the United States on certain hot-rolled carbon steel flat products from India.
The relevant communication to the Permanent Mission of the United States from the Permanent Mission of India dated 24 April 2012, was circulated to WTO Members on 25 April 2012 as United States – Countervailing Measures on Certain Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products from India (WT/DS436/1/Rev.1, G/L/987/Rev.1, G/SCM/D89/1/Rev.1).