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GRAPHIC-World has racked up 7,000 protectionist measures since crisis - study

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

By Marc Jones
LONDON, Nov 15 (Reuters) - The world's top 60 economies have
adopted more than 7,000 protectionist trade measures on a net
basis since the financial crisis and tariffs are now worth more
than $400 billion, a study of global data showed on Wednesday.
The research, which drew from World Bank, Heritage index and
Global Trade Alert figures, also found that the United States
and European Union were each responsible for more than 1,000 of
the restricti ...