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Will Boeing’s Win Lead to Sanctions on EU?

Samuel Prince
Will Boeing’s Win Lead to Sanctions on EU?

After the US-China trade war and tariff rhetoric cooled off, the World Trade Organization’s ruling in favor of Boeing (BA) has escalated the chances of US sanctions on the European Union. On May 15, the WTO decided that European aircraft maker Airbus got illegal government aid for two types of jetliners. The world trade body put its seal on the 2016 finding that Airbus financially benefitted through unlawful means.