Defending Bombardier from Boeing’s legal action – Standing up for the UK’s
manufacturing industry - House of Commons
We are determined that Brexit, when it eventually happens in earnest,
delivers the change we need. One of these new approaches can be in defending
British industry, along with its jobs and innovation from unfair actions.
But why wait for Brexit? It can begin now!
Bombardier, a major employer in Britain, is under threat from a
protectionist trade complaint brought by Boeing designed to keep it out of
the US market.
The Government has taken initial steps to intervene: but they must go
further. The UK Government should follow suit and review all taxpayer
contracts with Boeing, until the company withdraws its threat to close