(Ross Marowitts – Canadian Press)
Bombardier and the federal government have rejected Boeing’s claim in a complaint filed with the U.S. government that its Canadian rival has dumped its new CSeries commercial jet into the United States at below cost.
“Bombardier structures its commercial dealings to ensure compliance with the laws and regulations of the jurisdictions in which we operate, including those issues raised by Boeing,” the Montreal-based aircraft manufacturer said in an emailed statement.
The world’s third-largest airplane maker said it spends about $3 billion US annually with U.S. suppliers and employs about 7,000 people in dozens of facilities in both rail and aerospace across 17 states.
The Seattle-based competitor said Thursday that it petitioned the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. International Trade Commission for investigations into subsidies and pricing of the CSeries. Click here to read more.