12 Mar 2012

APD is costing Britain's economy £4.2bn

New research by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) shows that Air Passenger Duty costs the UK economy billions of pounds and tens of thousands of jobs.

Removing it, says the WTTC, would create another 91,000 jobs and add £4.2 billion to the economy in 12 months.'¨

The research comes as Britain is about to face yet another rise in APD.

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