International Trade

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"Export controls on dual-use items must be strict and proportionate. In the vote today, we are focusing on stricter control for the goods with...

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Europe/China

"We need to protect our European industry. The jobs of hundreds of people are being endangered due to unfair trading practices. We won’t...

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Donald  Tusk

"The EPP supports the re-election of Donald Tusk as President of the European Council. Over the last two and a half years, Donald Tusk has done...

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CETA

"Trade policy is back on track. We have managed to work out the most advanced, ambitious and up-to-date trade agreement between the EU and...

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About

The Committee on International Trade is responsible for matters relating to the Union's common commercial policy and its external economic relations. Its main tasks are to deal with the EU's financial, economic and trade relations with third countries and regional organisations which includes assent to trade agreements, and with measures of technical harmonisation or standardisation in fields covered by instruments of international law.

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Industrial Laborer
Press Release
11.05.2017 - 11:15

New EU anti-dumping methodology must be adopted quickly

“The Council is back on track in fighting unfair trade practices by third countries. Crucially, the new methodology stands on a solid legal basis and is fully compatible with WTO law”,...
Car in a factory
News
24.03.2017 - 11:01

State-influenced foreign investment: EU must be able to intervene

In the EU, it goes without saying that freedom of investment is a core principle. It seems normal for internal and foreign investors to acquire significant parts of a company in the EU - leading to...
Collection of semiprecious stones and minerals
Press Release
15.03.2017 - 17:05

Conflict Minerals Regulation: efficient and SME-friendly

"The vicious circle has now been broken", said Iuliu Winkler MEP during today's debate on the Conflict Minerals Regulation in the European Parliament. The importers of tin, tantalum,...
Donald  Tusk
Press Release
09.03.2017 - 15:46

EUCO: Tusk should continue as Council President

"The EPP supports the re-election of Donald Tusk as President of the European Council. Over the last two and a half years, Donald Tusk has done an excellent job balancing the interests of the...
CETA
Press Release
15.02.2017 - 12:19

CETA: we choose partnerships over protectionism

"Trade policy is back on track. We have managed to work out the most advanced, ambitious and up-to-date trade agreement between the EU and Canada. CETA is also Europe and Canada's answer to...
Collection of semiprecious stones and minerals
Press Release
24.01.2017 - 12:24

Conflict Minerals: new Regulation to stop profits from trade

Conflict Minerals Report approved today by Members of the European Parliament’s International Trade Committee We are now a step closer to putting an end to profits from the illegal trade of...

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