The U.S. government is considering overtaxing French products, such as leather handbags, up to 100%. The decision comes after France announced the ‘Gafa tax’ on digital companies such as Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon.
This article was first published in ILM November-December 2014 edition page 54. Type “Faux leather jacket” into Google, the biggest search engine on the web, and what comes up: an invitation to buy faux leather jackets. On Google!