EU keeps tariffs on green lightbulbs | AccountingWEB

EU keeps tariffs on green lightbulbs

Forced to decide between protectionism and environmentalism, EU commissioners plumped for the later last week when they voted to retain import taxes on Chinese energy–saving light bulbs for another year.

Retailers have been urging commissioners to reject the tariffs on low-light bulbs from China, which added 66% to their dockside price.


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