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Targeted stakeholder consultation on use of the euro in the aircrafts trade

Targeted stakeholder consultation on use of the euro in the aircrafts trade
Published on: 22/01/2019
This consultation covers the usage of the euro in the aircraft manufacturing industry. Concurrent consultations are investigating the currency's usage in maritime and railway industries.

Objective of the consultation

A 2016 study by the JRC shows that the majority of transactions in the European aircraft manufacturing sector are in US Dollars. To investigate the current state-of-play, the Commission is launching a public consultation. This consultation aims to uncover how stakeholders see the possibilities for an increased use of the euro in their industries.

Format of the consultation

See the online questionnaire available now through EUSurvey

Target audience

  • Airlines and air operators
  • leasing companies and financial institutions
  • aircraft manufacturers and first-tier suppliers

Timeframe

The consultation launched on 22 January 2019 and the deadline is on 22 March 2019.