Keyword: imports

France, US agree truce over digital tax dispute

The dispute which began last year with France's planned levy of up to three percent on revenues earned by US tech companies in France, and which Washington  threatened to retaliate against with higher tariffs on imports of French goods, de-escalated this week with both sides agreeing on negotiations that may continue throughoiut the year.

French arms exports and imports jump in 2016

French arms exports in 2016, worth 8.3 billion euros, increased in value by 14% on those in 2015, while imports of weapons saw a five-fold increase year-on-year, according to the French defence ministry's statistical agency, L'Observatoire économique de la défense.  

SW France bird flu outbreak: South Korea bans French poultry imports

The ban announced by Seoul came as increasing numbers of Dordogne farms are confirmed contaminated by an unusual strain of avian influenza.

French warned that buying 'Made in France' comes at a price

Consumers answering French government call to buy French-made goods will pay hundreds of euros a month more, finds a think-tank study.