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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"We are carefully monitoring the
progress of the WTO negotiations and keeping our fingers crossed
that it will not lead to trade friction. But this is an issue that
could open a Pandora’s box with regard to the
Source: Anonymous Japanese trade official
quoted by the London Financial Times after being caught like a deer
in the headlights between the US and the EU over aerospace
subsidies. As ANN reported earlier this week, the US has taken its
beef over EU subsidies to Airbus to the World Trade Organization
and has announced it will no longer abide by a 1992 transatlantic
agreement that governs such subsidies.