Unfair Trade Practice

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Unfair Trade Practice

Any trade practice that provides or is thought to provide an inequitable advantage to one party. For example, a country may keep its currency artificially weak so as to make its exports cheaper than the situation warrants.
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It also recommended that the FTC should share the rights of investigation with local governments, as the agency is incapable of investigating the surging number of unfair trades damaging SMEs and small merchants due to limited resources.
While it protects businesses from a flood of lawsuits that may hinder their operation, there have been growing calls that other entities such as civic groups should also be allowed to file a complaint with the prosecution in unfair trade cases.