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Transparency 2015

On this page you will find negotiating texts and the latest round reports published since 14 October 2015 related to the EU’s existing trade agreements and ongoing trade negotiations with non-EU countries. These texts are also available on the various parts of the EU TRADE website. The texts are collated here as part of the European Commission’s ongoing commitment to greater transparency and specifically to the commitment to transparency made in the EU’s new trade strategy ’Trade for All’.


Factsheet on the transparency policy in EU Trade
, November 2018


# NEGOTIATION ROUNDS

Summary


EU-US trade negotiations

   - The mandate on the elimination of tariffs for industrial goods, April 2019
   - The mandate on conformity assessment, April 2019
  
Indonesia
   Report of round 7, April 2019
   Textual proposals, December 2018
   Cross-border data flows and protection of personal data and privacy - Factsheet, July 2018 

Mercosur
   Report of the 38th round, April 2019
   EU textual proposals, December 2017
   More

E-commerce
   The Council decision and the annex, April 2019

Chile
   Textual proposals, April 2019
   Report of round four April 2019
   The negotiating mandate, November 2017

China-investment
    
Report of the 20th round, March 2019

New Zealand
   Report of round 3, March 2019
   Textual proposals, December 2018
   The negotiating mandate, June 2018
   More

Tunisia  (in FR)
   Report of round three, January 2019
   Textual proposals, January 2019

Australia
   Report of round 2,  December 2018
   Textual proposals, December 2018
   The negotiating mandate, June 2018
   More

 Mexico
   Agreement in Principle and its texts April 2018
   Report of the seventh round, December 2017
   Report of the sixth round, December 2017 (published 12/6/2018)
   More

Japan
   Publication of chapters and annexes, April 2018
   The negotiating mandate, November 2012
   More

Multilateral Investment Court (MIC)
    The negotiating mandate, March 2018

WTO
   EU-Brazil joint proposal on farm subsidies, July 2017

Myanmar
  
Report of the fifth round, April 2017

Philippines
   Report of the second round, March 2017
   EU texts proposals, March 2017

Environmental goods agreement (EGA)
   Report of the 17th round, November 2016

Trade in services agreement (TiSA)
   Report of the 21st round, November 2016
   Textual proposals and revised offers, October 2016
   The negotiating mandate, March 2013
  
 TTIP
   Textual proposals, July 2016
   The negotiating mandate, June 2013

 

# AGREEMENTS & IMPLEMENTATION

Economic Partnership Agreements with ACP countries
   Meetings and documents, February 2019

Singapore
   Text of the agreement, April 2018

CETA
   Meetings and documents, March 2018
   Text of the agreement, September 2016 (translations)
   The negotiating mandate, April 2009 (modified in July 2011)
   More

Vietnam
   Text of the agreement, February 2016



# MEETINGS HELD BY:
   EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström - her correspondance
   The Commissioner's cabinet
   EU Trade Director-General Jean-Luc Demarty

 

# IMPACT ASSESSMENTS (IA) AND  SUSTAINABILITY IMPACT ASSESSMENTS (SIA):
   IAs and SIAs carried out in support of negotiations

   Impact assessments
   Sustainability impact assessments

# BETTER REGULATION

In order to ensure that EU policies and laws are prepared, implemented and reviewed in an open and transparent manner, stakeholders may express their views at every stage of the policy cycle. The following issues are currently open for comments:

 

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