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EU urges China to stop ‘unjustified’ trade embargo on Lithuanian imports

By Joanna Sopinska
  • 01 Apr 2022 16:07
  • 01 Apr 2022 16:07
China must stop its “unjustified” blockade of imports from Lithuania, the European Commission President said following the EU-China summit today.

Ursula von der Leyen said that until the restrictions are lifted, the bloc will pursue a legal challenge against China at the World Trade Organization.

China has been blocking imports from Lithuania since

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Joanna Sopinska

Senior Correspondent


Joanna covers trade in Brussels. Formerly trade editor of EU Trade Insights, she has many years' experience reporting on trade, investment policy and foreign affairs. Before that, she spent nine years at Europolitics news agency writing on trade, agriculture policy and foreign affairs. Before moving to Brussels in 2006, Joanna worked as an analyst at the Polish Institute of International Relations (PISM) in Warsaw.

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