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Trade Policy

Trade Agreements

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EU figures show boost for Argentine beef quota imports, big drop for Brazil

Argentina took almost full advantage of the EU’s lucrative ‘Hilton’ beef quota in 2017/18, but neighbouring Brazil left half its quota share unfilled.

European Agricultural Policy US Agricultural Policy

EU-Mercosur trade deal could be had in September

The free trade deal between the EU and Mercosur could potentially be agreed in September before the Brazilian elections takes place in October, Argentina’s foreign minister has said.
EU European Agricultural Policy

EC's Malmstrom remarks on rising trade tensions as US hearing considers auto tariffs

Rising trade tensions could forfeit hard fought gains in international trade was the warning delivered by European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom in a July 19 speech to the German Marshall Fund. Her remarks came the same day the US Commerce Department held a hearing to consider new tariffs on automobiles and automobile parts from the European Union (EU) and other trade partners.

US Agricultural Policy Trade Disputes

EU agri policy diary: (July 23-27) Brexit, the future of Europe and G20 Agriculture meeting

Next week will be very quiet, with the EU institutions working at down-scaled capacity in preparation for the summer break. 

EU European Agricultural Policy

Commission urges private sector and businesses to get ready for all scenarios on Brexit

The European Commission has, for the first time, explicitly urged private actors, businesses and professionals to get ready for “all outcomes of the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union.”
European Agricultural Policy Compliance and Enforcement

EU agri-food trade surplus continues in May

The EU has gained a 23% trade surplus increase over the last year, according to figures published by the European Commission. 
EU European Agricultural Policy
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Trade Disputes

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EU figures show boost for Argentine beef quota imports, big drop for Brazil

Argentina took almost full advantage of the EU’s lucrative ‘Hilton’ beef quota in 2017/18, but neighbouring Brazil left half its quota share unfilled.

European Agricultural Policy US Agricultural Policy

Spain considering taking US olive case to WTO

Spain has insisted that the provision of national aid to the country’s black olives sector is not distorting free market competition, as claimed by the US, and is fully compatible with World Trade Organization (WTO) rules.

European Food Law Europe

EC's Malmstrom remarks on rising trade tensions as US hearing considers auto tariffs

Rising trade tensions could forfeit hard fought gains in international trade was the warning delivered by European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom in a July 19 speech to the German Marshall Fund. Her remarks came the same day the US Commerce Department held a hearing to consider new tariffs on automobiles and automobile parts from the European Union (EU) and other trade partners.

US Agricultural Policy Trade Disputes

EU agri policy diary: (July 23-27) Brexit, the future of Europe and G20 Agriculture meeting

Next week will be very quiet, with the EU institutions working at down-scaled capacity in preparation for the summer break. 

EU European Agricultural Policy

Commission urges private sector and businesses to get ready for all scenarios on Brexit

The European Commission has, for the first time, explicitly urged private actors, businesses and professionals to get ready for “all outcomes of the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union.”
European Agricultural Policy Compliance and Enforcement

Podcast: CAP Reform & Farm Bill progress

Proposals for the next Common Agricultural Policy have been submitted by the European Commission, while the new US Farm Bill is making its way through the Legislative Branch, meaning it is a significant time for the farming sectors on both sides of the Atlantic.

European Agricultural Policy US Agricultural Policy
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Geographical Indications

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EU-Mercosur trade deal could be had in September

The free trade deal between the EU and Mercosur could potentially be agreed in September before the Brazilian elections takes place in October, Argentina’s foreign minister has said.
EU European Agricultural Policy

Podcast: CAP Reform & Farm Bill progress

Proposals for the next Common Agricultural Policy have been submitted by the European Commission, while the new US Farm Bill is making its way through the Legislative Branch, meaning it is a significant time for the farming sectors on both sides of the Atlantic.

European Agricultural Policy US Agricultural Policy

EU and Japan create massive free trade zone

A wide-ranging trade and cooperation deal that the EU and Japan signed on 17 July will create a free trade zone covering over 600 million people, ending some €1 billion in export duties that European firms currently pay annually, with Europe’s agri-food sector expected to be one of the main winners.

European Food Law European Agricultural Policy
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