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Update on EU-Mercosur trade negotiations

  • Date: 04/07/2017, 14:00-16:00 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room 0.B, 36 rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 29/06/2017 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 04/07/2017, 14:00-16:00 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room 0.B, 36 rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 29/06/2017 12:00

The purpose of the meeting is to debrief civil society organisations on the status of the EU-Mercosur trade negotiations and to exchange views on the topic.

The EU is currently negotiating a trade agreement with Mercosur as part of the overall negotiation for a bi-regional Association Agreement, which also covers a political and a cooperation pillar.

A negotiating round will be taking place from 3 to 7 July 2017 between the European Union and Mercosur. Negotiators will be discussing the full range of negotiating texts and rules.

Lead Participants

Ms Sandra Gallina, EU Chief Negotiator, Director for Sustainable Development; Economic Partnership Agreements - African, Caribbean and Pacific; Agri-food and Fisheries, Directorate-General for Trade, European Commission

Ms Lorella De La Cruz Iglesias, EU Deputy Chief negotiator, Deputy Head of the Latin America Unit, Directorate-General for Trade, European Commission

Mr Horacio Reyser – Chief Negotiator for Argentina
 

Mr Ronaldo Costa – Chief Negotiator for Brazil
 

Ms Valeria Csukasi – Chief Negotiator for Uruguay
 

Mr Juan Angel Delgadillo – Chief Negotiator for Paraguay
 

Moderator

Mr Lutz Guellner, Head of the Information, Communication and Civil Society Unit, Directorate-General for Trade, European Commission

AGENDA

1. Update on the state of play in EU-Mercosur trade negotiations.
2. Discussion with stakeholders.

We would be grateful if participants could arrive 30 minutes in advance. A reception desk will be set up in the foyer of the Berlaymont building, where you will receive a badge and gain access to the meeting room. Please bring with you the confirmation email received when you registered for the meeting and an ID card or passport.

Closing date for travel arrangements: 21/06/2017 at 20:00 (Brussels time)

About travel expense.

Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union
  • Apex-Brasil Brussels-Europe
  • Apex-Brasil Brussels-Europe
  • Assocalzaturifici
  • Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Association nationale interprofessionnelle du bétail et des viandes
  • British Agriculture Bureau
  • Bureau Européen de l'Agriculture Française
  • BUSINESSEUROPE
  • Centre de Documentation, de Recherche et d'Information des Peuples Autochtones
  • Centre de Documentation, de Recherche et d'Information des Peuples Autochtones
  • Centre National de Coopération au Développement- 11 11 11
  • Chambre de commerce et d'industrie de région Paris Ile-de-France
  • Cia - Agricoltori italiani
  • CIRFS: European Man-made Fibres Association
  • COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Confederation of Danish Industry
  • Confederazione Cooperative Italiane
  • Confederazione Cooperative Italiane
  • Confederazione Cooperative Italiane
  • Confederação Nacional das Cooperativas Agrícolas e do Crédito Agrícola de Portugal
  • Confédération Européenne de l’Industrie de la Chaussure
  • Danish Dairy Board Brussels s.a.
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
  • Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag e.V.
  • DIGITALEUROPE
  • EMEA Satellite Operators Association
  • EUROCHAMBRES – Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • EuroCommerce
  • Eurogroup for Animals
  • European Association Automotive Suppliers
  • EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF DAIRY TRADE
  • EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF DAIRY TRADE
  • European Biodiesel Board
  • European Branded Clothing Alliance
  • European Branded Clothing Alliance
  • European Centre for International Political Economy
  • European Centre for International Political Economy
  • European Centre for International Political Economy
  • European Chemical Industry Council
  • European Cocoa Association
  • European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • European Express Association
  • European Federation of Public Service Unions
  • European Liaison Committee for Agriculture and agri-food trade
  • European Patent Office
  • EUROPEAN SERVICES FORUM
  • EUROPEAN SERVICES FORUM
  • EUROPEAN SERVICES FORUM
  • European Sugar Refineries Association
  • European Sugar Refineries Association
  • European Telecommunications Network Operators' Association
  • FEDUSTRIA
  • Fern
  • Freshfel Europe - the forum for the European fresh fruits and vegetables chain
  • FruitVegetablesEUROPE
  • Greenpeace European Unit
  • Humane Society International/Europe
  • IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Insurance Europe
  • Insurance Europe
  • International Confederation of European Beet Growers
  • International Confederation of European Beet Growers
  • International Federation for Human Rights
  • Irish Co-operative Organisation Society Ltd.
  • Irish Farmers' Association
  • Landsorganisationen i Danmark
  • Maa- ja metsätaloustuottajain Keskusliitto – Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners
  • ORGALIME – The European Technology Industries
  • Organisation pour un réseau international d’indications géographiques
  • spiritsEUROPE
  • spiritsEUROPE
  • STARCH EUROPE
  • The Danish Chamber of Commerce
  • The EU Vegetable Oil and Proteinmeal Industry
  • Trans-Atlantic Business Council
  • Transport and Environment (European Federation for Transport and Environment)
  • Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et des Métiers de la Viande
  • Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et des Métiers de la Viande
  • US Dairy Export Council
  • Verband der Chemischen Industrie e.V.
  • Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau e.V.
  • Wirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Zentralverband des Deutschen Handwerks e.V.