US and EU flags fly at the entrance of a golf course in Halmstad, Sweden in September 2007. Photo: AFP US and EU flags fly at the entrance of a golf course in Halmstad, Sweden in September 2007. Photo: AFP
US and EU flags fly at the entrance of a golf course in Halmstad, Sweden in September 2007. Photo: AFP

EU set to trigger US$4 billion tariff strike on US

  • Levies will target goods ranging from spirits to nuts to tractors and video games
  • Move represents tit-for-tat escalation of dispute over illegal aid to Boeing and Airbus

Topic |   US-ally trade wars
US and EU flags fly at the entrance of a golf course in Halmstad, Sweden in September 2007. Photo: AFP US and EU flags fly at the entrance of a golf course in Halmstad, Sweden in September 2007. Photo: AFP
US and EU flags fly at the entrance of a golf course in Halmstad, Sweden in September 2007. Photo: AFP
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