DDG Ellard highlights recent trade remedy trends, importance of concluding fisheries talks

In her virtual address to the Seoul Trade Remedies Forum 2021 on 15 November, Deputy Director-General Angela Ellard addressed trends in trade remedies in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and noted an increase in the number of anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations in 2020. She also stressed the importance of concluding the ongoing WTO negotiations on eliminating harmful subsidies for the fisheries sector. The full text of her remarks is below.