Energy Charter Treaty

A week in Brussels Energy Charter Treaty Latest news Mercosur

Week in Brussels: Energy Charter Treaty, Mercosur, South Asia, China 

The European Union institutions agreed to extend unilateral liberalisation of trade with Ukraine for another year from June, but at the cost of stricter safeguards on agricultural imports.   The European Commission also launched a preliminary investigation under the EU’s foreign subsidies regulation into subsidies received by certain Chinese wind turbine firms.   …

Anti-subsidy Australia & New Zealand Deforestation Energy Charter Treaty Latest news United States

Week in Brussels: EU-US, foreign subsidies, New Zealand, deforestation, ECT benefit denial

The week leading up to the Easter weekend is usually a quiet one in Brussels. But there were plenty of developments to keep trade watchers occupied, notably a council agreement on Ukrainian grain imports, confirmation of the date for the entry into force of the EU-New Zealand trade agreement, and a …

A week in Brussels Energy Charter Treaty Latest news Malaysia Ukraine, Russia & CIS WTO dispute settlement

Week in Brussels: ECT exit, Moldova too, EU Japan data flows, Malaysia on WTO ruling

It’s been a big week for the big supply chain sustainability pieces of legislation of the soon-ending von der Leyen European Commission. A trilogue deal on forced labour was inked, and Coreper might well also endorse a watered-down version of the CSDDD corporate sustainability due diligence legislation today. It’s also …

'Week Ahead' and trade agenda Australia & New Zealand Energy Charter Treaty Indonesia Latest news WTO dispute settlement

Week Ahead: ECT withdrawal, EU Australia FTA, EU Indonesia, CPTPP ministerial and more

The EU is wrapping up a range of critical files before closing for the summer… and for EU-wide elections in 2024. On the menu this week: EU withdrawal from Energy Charter Treaty, New Zealand pact ratification, EU Australia FTA talks, EU retaliation against Indonesia, and FTA talks with the very …