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.
- 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...
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...
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.
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...
- Press release European Commission Brussels, 14 March 2016 "This is a package of measures which can have a material and positive impact on European agricultural markets and it should now be given the chance to succeed." The European Commission is announcing today an additional package of exceptional measures using...
European - Press release Commission Brussels, 29 February 2016 The United States announced that it will lift its ban on beef from the Netherlands. This is a welcome step towards the re-opening of the US market, closed since the Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) outbreak in the 1990s.
European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 16 January 2016 The Commission welcomes the publication by the USDA of the draft rule as a necessary step in the process to facilitate the export of apples and pears from the EU to the United States.
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 15 January 2016 Statement by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Andriukaitis, Trade Commissioner Malmström and Agriculture Commissioner Hogan. "We welcome the publication by the USDA of the draft rule as a necessary step in the process to facilitate the export of apples and pears...
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 December 2015 The World Trade Organisation (WTO) today has delivered a landmark deal that is good for fairer global trade and good for development at its 10th Ministerial Conference in Nairobi, Kenya.
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