First blueberries, now strawberries: why the U.S. cares about Canadian berries
Insiders say the U.S. trade investigation is the result of 2020 American politics and shoulder season imports
More Canadian fruits and vegetables are under scrutiny, according to the United States International Trade Commission [USITC].
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Canadian producers point to 2020 American politics as the source for the original complaints.
Some fruit and vegetable growers in the southeastern United States have been asking for tariffs on imports for years — ever since the new NAFTA negotiations began.
But is there more going on here? With so many imports coming from Mexico and Central America, we find out why Canadian growers are getting pulled into the fray.
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