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Montevideo, July 16th 2019 - 23:06 UTC

Tag: Phil Hogan

  • Saturday, June 29th 2019 - 09:55 UTC

    EU and Mercosur reach historic agreement creating a 780 million people market

    EC president Jean-Claude Juncker underlined the historical moment, ”a strong message that with our Mercosur partners we stand for rules-based trade

    The European Union and Mercosur reached on Friday a political agreement for an ambitious, balanced and comprehensive trade agreement. The EU is the first major partner to strike a trade pact with Mercosur, a bloc comprising Argentina, Brazil Paraguay and Uruguay.

  • Thursday, December 21st 2017 - 11:12 UTC

    EU stands firmly on its beef offer to Mercosur: 70.000 tons

    “Mercosur talks were quite difficult during the week and there are 15 open issues still in the negotiations”, admitted Commissioner Phil Hogan

    The European Union's offer on beef in Mercosur trade negotiations has not been revised according to the EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan, who said a deal may happen in February. Speaking to journalists in Brussels on Wednesday, EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan said that the EU's offer on beef access for Mercosur countries has not been revised since December 5.