On Monday a World Trade Organization panel ruled that the European Union's ban on beef treated with growth hormones from the
"The findings confirm the principle that measures imposed for health reasons must be based on science," said U.S. Trade Representative Susan C. "It is high time for the EU to come into compliance with its obligations on this matter."
This is the latest chapter in one of the longest trade disputes ever. The
The European Union argued that they had updated their law concerning the ban on hormone beef in 2003, and retaliatory tariffs being imposed by
While the panel did rule against the European Union, they also found fault with the