IP/18/782  21-04-2018 - EU and Mexico reach new agreement on trade 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 April 2018 The European Union and Mexico today reached a new agreement on trade, part of a broader, modernised EU-Mexico Global Agreement. Practically all trade in goods between the EU and Mexico will now be duty-free, including in the agricultural sector.
MEMO/18/1447  21-04-2018 - Key features of the EU-Mexico trade agreement 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 April 2018 On 21 April 2018 the European Union and Mexico reached a deal on a new trade agreement. It will be part of a broader, modernised EU-Mexico Global Agreement and will deepen and broaden the scope of an existing trade agreement signed...
IP/18/2702  12-04-2018 - European Commission acts to ban unfair trade practices in the food supply chain 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 12 April 2018 The Commission is targeting the most damaging unfair trade practices to grant farmers and small and medium sized businesses greater certainty and less need to manage risks over which they have little or no control.
MEMO/18/2703  12-04-2018 - Tackling unfair trading practices in the food supply chain 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 12 April 2018 Questions and Answers What are unfair trading practices? Unfair Trading Practices (UTPs) are Business-to-Business practices that deviate from good commercial conduct and are contrary to good faith and fair dealing. They are usually imposed unilaterally by one trading partner on another.
IP/18/1823  15-03-2018 - Millions of European schoolchildren benefit from healthy food thanks to EU programme 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 March 2018 Over 30 million children across the EU receive milk, fruit and vegetables under the EU's School Scheme. During the 2016-2017 school year, more than 12.2 million children in 79,000 schools took part in the EU fruit and vegetables scheme and around...
IP/18/101  12-01-2018 - Promoting Europe's agricultural products: Commission increases funding 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 January 2018 The Commission will give additional funding of €169 million to promote EU agricultural products throughout the world - €27 million more than in 2017. The European Commission has today launched the calls for proposals for programmes to promote European agricultural products...
IP/17/5242  13-12-2017 - EU farm policy rules to be further simplified 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 December 2017 A raft of changes due to come into force on 1 January 2018 continue the drive towards a simpler, more modern Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). Major improvements to EU agriculture rules will come into force on 1 January 2018 following the...
IP/17/4841  29-11-2017 - The Future of Food and Farming – for a flexible, fair and sustainable Common Agricultural Policy 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 November 2017 Simpler rules and a more flexible approach will ensure the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) delivers real results in supporting farmers and leads the sustainable development of EU agriculture.
MEMO/17/4842  29-11-2017 - The future of food and farming - Communication on the Common Agricultural Policy post-2020 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 29 November 2017 The future of food and farming - Communication on the Common Agricultural Policy post-2020 Why is a new reform necessary? The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is one of the oldest policies of the European Union (EU).
MEMO/17/4686  20-11-2017 - The new organic Regulation 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 November 2017 The new organic Regulation The Commission welcomes the Council's endorsement of the co-legislators' agreement on the new rules on organic production and looks forward to the final steps leading to the adoption of the new Regulation.