Boeing was harmed by Airbus subsidies, WTO rules, opening the door to U.S. sanctions

The financing hurt sales of Boeing’s 747 jumbo jetliner and 787 Dreamliner and clipped exports to the EU, Australia, China, Korea, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates, the panel determined. The trade body also upheld an earlier finding that the EU aid had no adverse affect on the market for single-aisle jet sales, the largest source of profit for Boeing and Airbus.