Japan expresses regret over WTO panel on trade dispute with KoreaChristian Fernsby ▼ | July 30, 2020
Japan’s trade ministry on Thursday expressed regret over the World Trade Organization’s decision to set up a panel to rule on Tokyo’s export curbs on some technology materials to South Korea, in an escalating dispute stemming from wartime history.
Topics: Japan Korea
A Japanese trade ministry official said that Japan believes the issue should be resolved through dialogue and that it is regrettable that South Korea acted in a way that could spoil talks between the two countries. ■