Disputes & TDI

Disputes & TDI

TDI: Industry MEPs say no to including social measures in new methodology

A draft opinion submitted by MEP Paloma López Bermejo (GUE/NGL, Spain) on the Commission proposal ‘Protection against dumped and subsidised imports from countries not members of the EU’ – proposing a new antidumping methodology – was dismissed on Tuesday (30 May 2017).   Members of the European Parliament’s Committee on Industry, …

Merkel says ready to talk with Macron on “reciprocity” in trade
Disputes & TDI Internal EU politics

Merkel says ready to talk with Macron on “reciprocity” in trade

Emmanuel Macron, France’s freshly inaugurated President, met Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin today. Germans wonder whether he is making the EU more protectionist. But Merkel welcomes his insistence on demanding greater reciprocity in market openings from European trading partners.   Quizzed by the press about his plans to introduce a Buy European Act …