LatAm & Caribbean

LatAm & Caribbean

In brief: Argentina wants “living” EU Mercosur agreement

Argentina’s foreign minister Susana Malcorra reiterated Argentina’s wish to see the recently re-launched EU-Mercosur free trade negotiations finalised in 2017 during a trip to Brussels on Thursday  (20 April 2017).    Mauricio Macri’s government wants to send a strong pro-market and pro-trade signal to the world. Buenos Aires will be the location of …

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EU Mexico FTA – Brussels reveals first negotiating priorities

The Commission has published six negotiating texts it tabled to Mexico after first round of talks held this year with the North American country aiming at modernising their 2001 free trade agreement.   The texts tabled reveal the EU’s priorities: rules of origin, public procurement, sanitary and phytosanitary  measures, energy and raw …