MercoPress, en Español

Montevideo, December 12th 2017 - 10:14 UTC

Tag: Jyrki Katainen European Commissioner

  • Monday, November 13th 2017 - 08:43 UTC

    EU and Mercosur “very close” to reaching an accord, says top European official

    ”We’re that close to having a new trade accord between EU and Mercosur,” EC Commissioner Jyrki Katainen said, holding his index and thumb slightly apart.

    The European Union and Mercosur are close to concluding a free trade accord after decades of fitful talks, an EU official said. “We’re that close to having a new association and trade agreement between EU and Mercosur,” European Commissioner for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness Jyrki Katainen said, holding his index finger and thumb just slightly apart.