U.S.: China chicken tariffs threaten 300,000 U.S. jobs
China has defended its position, stating that its tariffs are legal, Reuters reports. "China believes its anti-dumping and countervailing measures on U.S. chicken products are legal and in line with World Trade Organization rules, the Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on its website.
Beijing has accused U.S. companies of selling chicken in China at below market prices and of receiving government subsidies.
Source: Reuters, Associated Press