US to Tax Fuselage, Wings, Tail Imported For Airbus’ Mobile, Alabama
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December 31, 2020 - by www.leehamnews.com
Airbus' A320 Mobile (AL) plant is no longer exempt from tariffs applied by the US Trade Representative in the 16-year long trade war with the European Union.
Effective Jan. 12, the US will slap a 15% tax on fuselage, wing and tail components shipped from France and Germany to Mobile for final assembly on A320s and A321s.
This is a setback in what appeared to be progress in resolving at long last the trade war over subsidies to Airbus deemed illegal by the World Trade Organization.
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