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EU Commission details plans to halt Asian state aid

Margrethe Vestager has now presented her bid on how to safeguard companies in the EU, including the maritime sector, against unfair competition and state-aided companies from Asia in particular. Read about the proposal here.

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Significant state aid for Asian shipping companies and shipyards has long been a thorn in the eye of the European shipping industry. Now, the European Commission is taking the first big step to address the issue.

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