IP/16/3922  24-11-2016 - European milk package strengthens dairy producers' position in the supply chain 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 24 November 2016 The European Commission published today the second report on the operation of the so-called Milk Package, a series of measures launched in 2012 to strengthen the position of European dairy producers in the supply chain.
IP/16/3672  15-11-2016 - Commission presents study on impact of future trade agreements on the agricultural sector 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 15 November 2016 Economic study gives valuable information on potential effects of future trade agreements and validates current EU approach of systematically protecting sensitive sectors.
MEMO/16/3673  15-11-2016 - Economic study on the cumulative effects of trade agreements on the EU agricultural sector – Frequently Asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 15 November 2016 Economic study gives valuable information on potential effects of future trade agreements and validates current EU approach of systematically protecting sensitive sectors.
IP/16/3658  14-11-2016 - Agricultural Markets Task Force Presents Recommendations on farmers in the food supply chain 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 November 2016 The Commission will consider the report's recommendations and an appropriate policy response in line with its continuous support to the agricultural sector. The Agricultural Markets Task Force (AMTF), chaired by former Dutch Minister for Agriculture and University Professor, Cees Veerman, today...
IP/16/3627  10-11-2016 - The Commission increases the budget for promoting EU agricultural products 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 November 2016 EU producers will receive an increased budget of €133 million in 2017 to promote EU agricultural products outside and inside the EU and to continue finding new markets.
IP/16/2805  19-08-2016 - EU wins a WTO dispute on Russian pork ban 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 August 2016 A World Trade Organisation (WTO) panel today declared illegal the Russian import ban on live pigs, fresh pork and other pig products from the EU in the light of international trade rules.
IP/16/2563  18-07-2016 - European Commission outlines new support package worth €500 million for European farmers 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 18 July 2016 This comprehensive support package is further evidence of the Commission's continued commitment to the agricultural sector across the EU. The European Commission has today presented a new package of measures worth €500 million from EU funds to support farmers in the...
IP/16/2525  14-07-2016 - Annual Agri-food trade report 2015: EU first exporter worldwide 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 July 2016 EU confirms its No. 1 position as agri-food exporter worldwide. Agri-food exports reached €129 billion in 2015, more than 7 % of all goods exported from the EU. EU exports for agricultural products reached €129 billion in 2015, an annual increase...
MEMO/16/2422  06-07-2016 - Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 6 July 2016 Questions and Answers The European Parliament's plenary adopted today the Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems (see welcoming statement by European Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip, responsible for the Digital Single Market, and Commissioner Günther H.
IP/16/2172  14-06-2016 - Eight new product names protected as Geographical Indications 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 June 2016 These eight new names bring the number of protected food names to 1349 (PDO, PGI and Traditional Specialities Guaranteed altogether). The European Commission has approved today the registration of eight new product names from Croatia, France, Germany, Portugal and Spain as...