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Insight: Post Brexit UK trade agreements face a reality check
Australia & New Zealand Brexit & UK trade EEA EFTA UK WTO & 3rd countries

Insight: Post Brexit UK trade agreements face a reality check

As the date of Brexit approaches, Britain and various European Union trading partners are multiplying contacts with London to gauge what their future trade relationship will be once the UK leaves the bloc. As conversations with these countries deepen, the task appears increasingly complex. Current contacts with Australia and Switzerland reveal …

Week ahead in EU trade: WTO, Australia New Zealand, Katainen live chat
'Week Ahead' and trade agenda Australia & New Zealand World Trade Organization

Week ahead in EU trade: WTO, Australia New Zealand, Katainen live chat

This week is no week of big gathering or events, but the trade policy churn in Brussels – and also in Geneva – is continuing unabated.   The WTO will be holding working party and committee meetings on dispute settlement (today Monday 23 October 2017), on subsidies and countervailing measures …

Week-end round-up and week preview – G20 CETA Chile New Zealand Australia
'Week Ahead' and trade agenda Australia & New Zealand Canada and CETA

Week-end round-up and week preview – G20 CETA Chile New Zealand Australia

G20 round-up   In Saturday (8 July 2017) G20 leaders agreed on a lengthy text on trade policy that covers a commitment to keeping world trade open. Overall the final declaration focuses on the “challenges” of globalisation. It covers excess capacities in steel, sustainable value chains, trade reciprocity, and the …

Caspary reports on Australia, New Zealand FTAs: do separate investment deals
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Caspary reports on Australia, New Zealand FTAs: do separate investment deals

The European Parliament’s draft recommendations for the coming Australia and New Zealand free trade negotiations contain for the first time concrete recommendations on how to structure the EU’s commercial agreements after the European Court of Justice ruling on the Singapore FTA in May 2017 which said investor state disputes are …