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Cambodian government defiant in face of partial EU duty free right suspension
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Cambodian government defiant in face of partial EU duty free right suspension

The European Commission released a widely anticipated ‘delegated act’ in which, for the first time in the scheme’s almost fifteen-year history, suspends free trade rights for one of the poorest countries in the world. About 20% of Cambodian exports to the EU are covered by the planned preference withdrawal measures. …

TDI Series: Signs of more liberal stance as UK sets out post-Brexit trade remedy procedures
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TDI Series: Signs of more liberal stance as UK sets out post-Brexit trade remedy procedures

British businesses are facing a potentially challenging period of transition as Britain moves towards setting its own autonomous policy on trade remedies post-Brexit. A full set of measures to regulate and apply anti-dumping, anti-subsidy and safeguard measures will apply in the United Kingdom from January 2021 onwards, after the UK’s …

Week ahead: Vietnam ratification vote, Australia Round 6, e-commerce, CETA
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Week ahead: Vietnam ratification vote, Australia Round 6, e-commerce, CETA

By Iana Dreyer and Chris Horseman  Vietnam vote in European Parliament This week, the European Parliament will vote on the EU Vietnam free trade agreement and investment protection agreement. The ratification process has been on for almost four years. The deal was initially concluded in 2016,  and then renegotiated, its …