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  • the latest twist in a 16 year battle over aircraft subsidies between Washington and Brussels.

  • On Wednesday, the U.

  • S government said it would raise tariffs on certain European Union products.

  • In a statement, the office of the U.

  • S trade representative, or USTR, said it was adding levies on aircraft manufacturing parts, some non sparkling wines as well as cognacs and other Brandies from France and Germany.

  • It did not say when the tariffs will take effect, but said additional details would be forthcoming.

  • The US action comes as negotiators from both sides continue talks about ending the long running dispute over government aid to Europe's Airbus.

  • The plane maker is politically backed by Britain, France, Germany and Spain.

  • In turn, Europe is opposed to U.

  • S aid to American plane maker Boeing.

  • The USTR said on Wednesday the you had unfairly calculated tariffs against the U.

  • S.

  • In a September World Trade Organization ruling.

the latest twist in a 16 year battle over aircraft subsidies between Washington and Brussels.

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U.S. slaps tariffs on wines, aircraft parts amid EU dispute

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/12/31
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