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EU/Mercosur talks must go “beyond tariffs and subsidies”

Wednesday, June 30th 2010 - 06:32 UTC
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The association agreement between the European Union and Mercosur has to go “beyond tariffs and subsidies”, said Brazilian president addressing businessmen from Brazil and a visiting Italian delegation headed by Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. Read full article


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  • harrier61

    Lula da Silva is right! The possibility of Latin-American countries dumping cheap foodstuffs garnered by unacceptable means must be avoided. No GM crops, no growth hormones, “antibiotics” controlled to EU standards, mined products to be free of cyanide and cyanate processes. Prices for South American products to be fixed by reference to EU prices for the same products, e.g. Argentine beef offered at £2.00 per kilo, EU beef offered at £4.00 per kilo. Argentine beef subject to £2.50 per kilo import tax. And so on. EU products must come first. If South America wants access to European markets, it will need to pay for it.

    Jun 30th, 2010 - 06:17 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Billy Hayes

    for argentine standards uk is an hipo-beef diet country; britain needs hiperproteical diet for muscles & brain. Malvinas x cheap MadCow.

    Beef countries: USA, Canada, White South Afr, Australia, New Zeland, Argentina & Uruguay.

    Jul 01st, 2010 - 03:04 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • stick up your junta

    White South Afr
    Cows might make us mad ,but us having the Falklands make you madder

    Jul 01st, 2010 - 06:07 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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