LatAm & Caribbean

LatAm & Caribbean

EU agriculture chief Hogan says Mercosur will need to “moderate its expectations” in coming trade talks

A backlash against the relaunch of EU Mercosur negotiations from the agricultural sector is most likely to led the Commission to revise its initial tariff offer to Mercosur. The body is scheduled to exchange it with the South American bloc in May. After concerns raised by member state agriculture ministries …

LatAm & Caribbean

Mogherini in Argentina: restart of EU Mercosur talks “within the month of April”

Federica Mogherini is mending EU ties with Argentina in Buenos Aires. Both sides are initiating a macroeconomic dialogue, the European Investment Bank will launch projects there. On trade, the arrival of the market-oriented government of Mauricio Macri last year has unblocked the last hurdles to the re-initiation of long-stalled EU …