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• US hails win against Philippine alcohol barriers

US hails win against Philippine alcohol barriers

The United States on Wednesday said it had prevailed in a World Trade Organization dispute with the Philippines over barriers to the Southeast Asian country’s alcohol market that hurt U.S. brands like Jack Daniel’s. “This is an important victory for American distilled spirits producers and workers,” U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk said in a statement. […]