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EU-China Trade Relations in the twenty first century

  • Date: 01/06/2006, 10.00-12.30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Berlaymont building, rue de la Loi 200, 1040 Bruxelles, Schuman room
  • Registration closes on : 29/05/2006 12:00

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  • Date: 01/06/2006, 10.00-12.30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Berlaymont building, rue de la Loi 200, 1040 Bruxelles, Schuman room
  • Registration closes on : 29/05/2006 12:00

China has enjoyed a 10% growth rate over the past 26 years. It is already the 3rd exporter globally. Trade relations between the EU and China are thriving. With more than ¿200 billion in 2005, the EU has become China¿s top trading partner and China is now the EU¿s second most important trading partner after the US.

The European Commission is currently preparing a new communication to the Council on ¿a strategy for EU trade and economic relations with China¿ to be issued by the last quarter of the year. This communication will develop a strategic orientation for EU trade and investment policy vis-à-vis China in the years to come. A public consultation has been launched on the web and can be found at:

http://europa.eu.int/comm/trade/issues/bilateral/countries/china/consultation_en.htm

The Commission wishes to hear your views on the strategy for EU trade and economic relations with China, in particular:

1. What are the most important opportunities for Europe in China¿s economic growth and greater weight in international trade? What should the EU do to grasp these new opportunities?

2. What are the challenges and risks for the EU from China¿s rise? How should the E

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