US pressures India on boric acid imports
Published: Thursday, 15 December 2016
A recent trade forum saw US delegates prioritise the issue of India’s protectionism in its boric acid trade. Indian buyers, US producers and US diplomats are pushing Indian authorities to fully abandon the country's current import regime.
The US is ratcheting up pressure on Indian authorities in a
bid to eliminate a restrictive import regime on boric acid,
which it argues discriminates against foreign producers.
India’s complex import regime on the material,
which has been active since 2006, was among key issues
discussed at the US-India Trade...