Export credits are used by many governments to support exporters, often by underwriting bank loans offered to overseas buyers of UK products.
The main parts of Airbus commercial aircraft are made in France, Germany and the UK.
Britain usually provides export support to Airbus in partnership with the other two nations.
Airbus declined to provide details of their use of overseas agents involved in the review, and if they were in any way connected with the leaked 'Panama Papers'.
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