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French official says Airbus China deal worth about 30 billion euros

PARIS (Reuters) - The value of a 300 plane order from China for Airbus planes is worth about 30 billion euros ($33.94 billion), a French presidency official said.

"We are close to 30 billion euros on the Airbus deal alone," the official said.

(Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey; writing by John Irish; editing by Michel Rose)