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Mercosur: EU hopes to revive trade agreement after Brazil elections

The European Commission will present its additional instrument on environmental obligations and human rights as part of the EU-Mercosur association agreement “in the coming months”. The Chilean government is questioning a technically finalised EU Chile FTA upgrade agreement’s provisions linked to energy and raw materials.

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Mercosur: EU sets precedent with tariff preferences conditional on animal welfare standards

The EU and the parties to the EU Mercosur Association Agreement are making progress on the ‘legal scrubbing’ of the trade pillar of their prospective agreement. Whereas most parts of the agreement have been public since 2019, critical pieces of market access offers were not made public as their fine …

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Finding a way through the Mercosur maze

This week a coalition of European business associations representing a wide variety of sectors got together to call for the swift ratification of the EU-Mercosur Association Agreement. “With the political agreement reached two years ago, now is the time to move forward and unlock the manifold mutual benefits that this …

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Week in Brussels: Mercosur time horizon, Korea, India

A week with meaningful developments on transatlantic, digital and – not least – the EU-UK front. Here other updates… Dombrovskis eyes 2022 for ratification of EU Mercosur trade pact Speaking at an event hosted by the Portuguese presidency of the European Council in cooperation with BusinessEurope and its Brazilian counterpart …