Boeing could fall victim to the escalating trade dispute between the US and China after Beijing announced a potential 25% tariff on US-made aircraft that would affect the 737NG narrowbody. The Chinese Ministry of Commerce announced April 4 that it plans to impose this new tariff on $50 billion worth of US exports, including aircraft, soybeans and autos. The aircraft tariff would apply to narrowbodies weighing between 15 and 45 tonnes, which would include the 737NG but not the heavier ...

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