EU trade chief Hogan returns to Washington as auto tariffs loom

By |februar 6th, 2020|car tariffs, EU, News, Phil Hogan, trade war, US|

European Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan returned to Washington on Thursday (6 Febrero) for talks with US counterpart Robert Lighthizer designed to improve transatlantic ties as the threat of auto tariffs looms.

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US wine industry fears ‘Armageddon of costs’ from tariffs on French imports

By |januar 8th, 2020|digital tax, Donald Trump, News, tariffs, trade war, wine industry|

US consumers, companies and workers will pay the biggest price for proposed 100% tariffs on French Champagne and other sparkling wines, cheese, porcelain, enamel cookware and handbags, witnesses told the US government on Tuesday (7 January).

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Eurozone 2020: The race against the clouds

By |januar 2nd, 2020|2020 Lookahead, China, European Deposit Insurance Scheme, European Stability Mechanism (ESM), eurozone reform, News, trade war|

After seven years of growth, the eurozone's outlook is deteriorating. There is a risk of a recession if the trade war with Washington worsens, while member states continue to disagree over the completion of the economic and monetary union that would he...

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WTO clears US to target $7.5 billion of EU exports with tariffs

By |oktober 14th, 2019|Airbus, Cecilia Malmström, News, trade war, US, WTO|

The World Trade Organisation formally authorised the US on Monday (14 October) to impose tariffs on up to $7.5 billion worth of EU exports after an arbitrator's decision over subsidies to planemaker Airbus.

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Rioja president: ‘We will stand behind our wine producers’ in EU-US tariff war

By |oktober 14th, 2019|Airbus, Concha Andreu, News, Rioja, trade war, wine industry|

Concha Andreu, the President of La Rioja region, made her first visit to Brussels last week, just after the US announced fresh tariffs on European exports, including wine produced in her region. She told EURACTIV.com she is confident that Europe will s...

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WTO allows US to hit EU exports with record tariffs over Airbus case

By |oktober 3rd, 2019|Airbus, Boeing, EU-US relations, News, trade war, WTO|

The World Trade Organisation authorised the United States on Wednesday (2 October) to impose tariffs on EU goods worth up to $7.5 billion (€6.8 billion), as a response to illegal subsidies given by European governments to aerospace giant Airbus.

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Europe launches last-ditch effort to avoid US tariffs

By |september 17th, 2019|Airbus, Boeing, EU-US relations, News, trade war|

The European Commission has dangled the prospect of limiting its public subsidies to the US administration in an attempt to avoid further tariffs from Washington that could come as early as next month in the context of the Airbus-Boeing dispute.

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Macron wraps ‘very unifying’ G7 summit with Trump

By |avgust 27th, 2019|digital tax, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, G7, G7 summit, Iran, News, trade war, WTO reform|

French president Emmanuel Macron steered a tense G7 summit towards a happy conclusion yesterday (26 August), in what will be reminded as one of the most conciliatory gatherings since Donald Trump took over the US Presidency.

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EU to retaliate if Trump slaps tariffs on French wine

By |avgust 24th, 2019|Amazon, Brexit, Donald Trump, G7, G7 summit, News, Russia, trade war|

The EU will react with new tariffs against US products if Donald Trump decides to impose duties on French wine, European Council President Donald Tusk said hours before the opening of what is likely to be a heated G7 summit on Saturday (24 August).

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G7 leaders to rethink capitalism as risk of recession looms

By |avgust 23rd, 2019|capitalism, Emmanuel Macron, G7, G7 summit, multilateralism, News, trade war|

The leaders of the G7 nations will not sign a final comuniqué when they gather in Biarritz (France) this weekend, and will instead discuss how to rethink capitalism and multilateralism amid the persistent inequalities and the risk of a new recession. 

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