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EU’s carbon border levy must be applied in a ‘surgical’ way, Timmermans says

By Giulia Bedini
  • 15 Feb 2021 10:17
  • 15 Feb 2021 10:17

Only a few sectors and trade partner countries should subject to a mooted EU levy on carbon-intensive goods, the bloc’s climate chief Frans Timmermans said today.

“If the risk of carbon leakage or unfair competition is big, we will not hesitate to put in place carbon border adjustments, but we have

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