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The U.S., EU and Bananas

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The U.S., EU and Bananas

The U.S., EU and Bananas

The U.S., EU and Bananas

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Host Bob Edwards talks with TR Reid, London bureau chief for the Washington Post on a potential trade war between the European Union and the U.S. over...bananas. The EU's import regulations limit how many bananas from American marketers can be sold in Europe. But the World Trade Organization has ruled against the EU and they have until January 1 to comply.