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EU challenges US subsidies to Boeing in WTO trade case

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 05:50
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The EU's complaint focuses on an US$8.7 billion incentive programme passed by the Washington Legislature.

Paris

THE European Union filed a new trade case against the US on Friday, alleging "billions of dollars" in illegal subsidies to the aircraft maker Boeing, the World Trade Organization (WTO) said in a statement.

The European case asserts that a package of tax breaks offered by