According to Indonesia the US's imposition of these measures appears to be inconsistent with several provisions of WTO law, namely the AD Agreement, the Subsidies and Countervailing (SCM) Agreement and the GATT 1994.
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What is a request for consultations?
The request for consultations formally initiates a dispute in the WTO. Consultations give the parties an opportunity to discuss the matter and to find a satisfactory solution without proceeding further with litigation. After 60 days, if consultations have failed to resolve the dispute, the complainant may request adjudication by a panel.