The Executive of Trump was not slow in putting the practical failure of the World Trade Organization (WTO), and has taken a further step in the escalation of its confrontation with the European Union. In particular, from the next 18 of October, will impose tariffs of 10% and 25% to a neat list of products from the block community. "The united states will begin to impose tariffs approved by the WTO to certain goods of the EU from the 18 of October," reported early this morning in a statement the head of Foreign Trade, Robert Lighthizer.
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In an official note to the department of Commerce of the united States has announced that the countries most affected by the tariffs of the 10% and 25% will be France, Germany, Spain and United Kingdom . However, the measures announced from Washington will also impact on other eu countries like Portugal, Slovakia, the Netherlands, Cyprus, the Czech Republic or Sweden, among others.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled yesterday that Washington could impose EU trade sanctions for a value of 7,500 million dollars a year (about 6.851 million euros), after having given state aid between 2011 and 2013 the manufacturer Airbus and rival of american Boeing. In particular, it pointed to countries such as France, the Uk, Germany and Spain. It is a partial victory u.s., because it initially had sought to impose countermeasures for an amount of 9.185 million euros.Updated Date: 03 October 2019, 18:00