13 august 2020

Airbus calls on EU to respond to US tariff actions as aviation industry faces ‘UNPRECEDENTED CRISIS’


European plane maker Airbus said on Wednesday it regrets Washington’s decision to keep in place 15 percent tariffs on Airbus aircraft despite European Union actions to comply with World Trade Organization (WTO) rulings.“Airbus profoundly regrets that, despite Europe’s recent actions to achieve full compliance, USTR has decided to maintain tariffs on Airbus aircraft — especially at a time when aviation and other sectors are going through an unprecedented crisis,” said Airbus spokesman Clay [...]