The newly-concluded free trade agreement with the Mercosur countries represents the EU’s toughest challenge yet in terms of selling the benefits of trade liberalism to a sceptical domestic audience.
Tag: beef quota
Negotiators are giving it a try: to conclude the EU-Mercosur trade negotiations at the G20 summit in Osaka in 10 days’ time (28 and 29 June).
This week we’ve focused a lot on Australia and New Zealand as well as on internal EU battles over the steel safeguard.
The European Commission is trumpeting what it sees as another success of its engage-and-disarm strategy against the administration of US President Trump, with the resolution of a dispute over an EU quota for hormone-free beef.