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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

WTO Talks Intensify

MOSCOW -- Russia is entering a more intense phase of entry negotiations with the World Trade Organization focusing on import tariffs, First Deputy Prime Minister Anatoly Chubais was quoted as saying.

Prime-Tass news agency reported Chubais as saying late Wednesday that Russia had supplied the WTO with proposals on minimum import tariffs for more than 10,000 types of goods, and negotiations were starting with the United States, European Union and Japan.