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Mercosur and EU Could Not Establish a Date for the Exchange of New Proposals

Posted December 01, 2014

Under International Trade Issues


European Union and Mercosur representatives analyzed the current state of negotiations for an association and free trade agreement but could not establish a date for the exchange of new proposals because “the European Commission has yet not concluded the consultation process with member states to harmonize its proposal”.

The exchange of ideas between the two negotiating teams took place through a video conference in which Mercosur insisted “it has an ambitious and balanced proposal that includes goods, services, investments and government procurement”, according to the release this week from the Argentine foreign ministry. Read more here.