UK drops EU tariffs on Boeing as it seeks post-Brexit trade deal with US

Move aimed at smoothing relations as president-elect Joe Biden prepares to take officeThe UK has abandoned EU tariffs on the plane manufacturer Boeing in the hope of securing a quick post-Brexit trade deal with the US.The UK's move puts it at odds with the EU, which imposed retaliatory tariffs on US imports worth $4bn (£3bn) after a World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling that the US had given illegal state aid to Boeing, its aerospace champion.

UK drops EU tariffs on Boeing as it seeks post-Brexit trade deal with US
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