France

marzo 19, 2021


EU Endorses Carbon Border Tax Plan

The European Parliament has overwhelmingly endorsed the creation of a carbon border tax that would shield EU companies against cheaper imports from countries with weaker climate policies (source: The Manila Times)

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noviembre 9, 2020


EU to Impose Tariffs on $4 billion of U.S. Goods

The European Union is moving forward with plans to apply new tariffs to $4 billion of American goods. The taxes, authorized by the World Trade Organization last month, go into effect on November 10 and affect items such as tractors,…

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diciembre 17, 2019


Transport Strike in France Expected to Affect Shipments

France began experiencing labor strikes on December 5, 2019. Since the end of last week, ports (à Dunkerque, Le Havre, Montoir de Bretagne and Fos/Marseille) joined this movement and will be on strike. Some ocean carriers have indicated that they…

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