Spain olive industry hit by US tariffs on EU products

New US tariffs affecting $7.5bn worth of European products have just come into effect in response to what Washington calls illegal EU subsidies for aircraft manufacturer Airbus

    New US tariffs affecting $7.5bn worth of European products have just come into effect.

    This is in response to what Washington calls illegal European Union subsidies for aircraft manufacturer Airbus.

    But the repercussions are being felt beyond the aviation industry including in Spain, where thousands of families depend on olive oil exports for their livelihoods.

    Al Jazeera's Charlie Angela has more.


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