2 weeks US increasing tariffs on Airbus planes to 15 percent from 10 percent US increasing tariffs on Airbus planes to 15 percent from 10 percent
By Agence France-Presse  The United States is increasing tariffs on Airbus planes imported from Europe to 15 percent beginning March 18, authorities announced Friday. The United States imposed punitive taxes on $7.5 billion in European products after the WTO gave Washington a green light to take retaliatory trade measures against the EU over its subsidies to European aerospace giant Airbus (AFP Photo/ERIC PIERMONT / MANILA BULLETIN) The duties have been at 10 percent since October when Washington hit $7.5 billion in European products with tariffs. The announcement from the office of the United States Trade Representative came ... more