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Trade SIA for the EU-MERCOSUR Association Agreement

  • Date: 24/11/2008, 15.00 - 16.30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette room AB-0B, 36 rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 19/11/2008 12:00

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  • Date: 24/11/2008, 15.00 - 16.30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette room AB-0B, 36 rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 19/11/2008 12:00

Trade Sustainability Impact Assessment (SIA) of the EU-Mercosur Association Agreement – Phase 2 - Draft Final Reports

The objective of the meeting is to present and discuss the draft final reports of the Trade Sustainability Impact Assessment SIA) of the EU-Mercosur Association Agreement. The reports include two sector studies (trade facilitation and financial services) as well as a final assessment of the overall SIA.

The consultants carrying out this study represent an international consortium led by the University of Manchester.

During this meeting representatives of the consultants will present the draft final reports and provide answers to questions and comments with a view to the elaboration of the final reports.

The draft final reports will be available in the near future at: www.sia-trade.org/mercosur/phase2/

Comments and questions to the draft final reports can also be sent to: sia-trade@man.ac.uk


LEAD PARTICIPANT:

  •  Mr Rupert SCHLEGELMILCH, Head of Unit, Directorate-General for Trade, Trade Relations with the Americas, Unit B3

Moderator:

  • Mr Bartosz CIELESZYNSKI, Sustainable Development SPS Issues, Directorate-General for Trade, Unit C1

AGENDA:

  1. Presentation of the Trade SIA draft final reports by the international consortium led by the University of Manchester
  2. Open discussion
All relevant information on this study can also be found at the External Trade website at: ec.europa.eu/trade/issues/global/sia/studies_geo.htm#mercosur


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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Mr Erik Bergelin, Association des Constructeurs Européens d'Automobiles
  • Ms Flavia Bernardini, CAOBISCO
  • Mr. Thomas Bernhardt, Austrian Chamber of Labour
  • Mr Philippe Borremans, Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et des Métiers de la Viande
  • Mr Johan Bosman, Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Ms Sylviane Chapelle, European Patent Office
  • Mr Matthieu Chavaz, economiesuisse
  • Mr Denny Cobianchi, The EU Vegetable Oil and Proteinmeal Industry
  • Ms Valérie Corre, European Union of Ethanol Producers (UEPA)
  • Mr Henriks Danusēvičs, Latvijas Tirgotāju asociācija
  • Ms Egle Eimontaite, Freshfel Europe - the forum for the European fresh fruits and vegetables chain
  • Ms Codruta-Liliana Filip, European Federation of the Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions
  • Mr Georg Fisch, Industrial Ethanol Association
  • Mr Gustavo Hernandez, Latin American Association of Development Organizations
  • Mr Louis Hinzen, FoodDrinkEurope
  • Ms Tzonka Iotzova, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Ms Karin Mader, Landwirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Mr Marc Maes, Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Ms. Isaure Manchon, EUROPEAN SERVICES FORUM
  • Ms Constanza Negri-Biasutti, EUROCHAMBRES – Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • Ms Marianne Nichols, Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Ms. Helle Damgaard Nielsen, International Trade Union Confederation
  • Ms. Ulrike Oesterreicher, Landwirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Mr Girard Olivier , ethical sugar
  • Mr Patrick PAGANI, COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Mr Charly Poppe, Friends of the Earth Europe
  • Mrs Alba RIDAO-BOULOUMIÉ, ASSOCIATION EUROPÉENNE DU COMMERCE DE FRUITS ET LÉGUMES DE L'UE - European Fruit and Vegetables Trade Association
  • Mrs Franziska Rothe, Association des Constructeurs Européens d'Automobiles
  • Ms Ludi Schlageter, European Patent Office
  • Ms Birthe Steenberg , Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Mr Theo van Bemmel, European Toner & Inkjet Remanufacturers' Association
  • Mr Vincent van Dijk, European Toner & Inkjet Remanufacturers' Association
  • Mr Tijn Van Winsen, European Dairy Association aisbl