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Update on EU-Mercosur Trade Negotiations

  • Date: 06/09/2017, 11:00-13:00 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, Room 0D, 36 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 01/09/2017 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 06/09/2017, 11:00-13:00 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, Room 0D, 36 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 01/09/2017 12:00

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. 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.

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 Ronaldo Costa Filho - Ambassador, Director of the Department of Extra-regional Trade Negotiations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brazil

Ms Valeria Csukasi - Minister Counsellor, Mission of Uruguay to the EU

Mr Vittorio Carpintieri - acting Under Secretary for Regional Economic Integration and MERCOSUR, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship, Argentina

Mr Juan Ángel Delgadillo, Minister, Chief Negotiator of 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 in order to 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.

 

Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Participant from ACT Alliance Advocacy to the European Union
  • Participant from Antwerp World Diamond Centre
  • Participant from Apex-Brasil Brussels-Europe
  • Participant from Apex-Brasil Brussels-Europe
  • Participant from Asociación Española de Mayoristas, Transformadores, Importadores y Exportadores de Productos de la Pesca y la Acuicultura
  • Participant from Assocalzaturifici Italiani
  • Participant from Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Participant from Association nationale interprofessionnelle du bétail et des viandes
  • Participant from ASSUC- European Association of Sugar Traders
  • Participant from BREIZ EUROPE
  • Participant from BREIZ EUROPE
  • Participant from British Agriculture Bureau
  • Participant from Bundesarbeitskammer Österreich
  • Participant from Bundesarbeitskammer Österreich
  • Participant from Bureau Européen de l'Agriculture Française
  • Participant from Chambre de commerce et d'industrie de région Paris Ile-de-France
  • Participant from Cia - Agricoltori italiani
  • Participant from COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Participant from COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Participant from Comité du commerce des céréales, aliments du bétail, oléagineux, huile d'olive, huiles et graisses et agrofournitures de l'U.E.
  • Participant from Comité Européen des Entreprises Vins
  • Participant from Committee of the European Sugar Users
  • Participant from Confederazione Cooperative Italiane
  • Participant from Confederazione Cooperative Italiane
  • Participant from Confederação Nacional das Cooperativas Agrícolas e do Crédito Agrícola de Portugal
  • Participant from Confédération des Syndicats Chrétiens
  • Participant from Cooperativas Agro-alimentarias de España
  • Participant from Danish Dairy Board Brussels s.a.
  • Participant from Danish Shipping
  • Participant from Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
  • Participant from Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag e.V.
  • Participant from DIGITALEUROPE
  • Participant from EUROCHAMBRES – Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • Participant from EuroCommerce
  • Participant from Eurogroup for Animals
  • Participant from Eurogroup for Animals
  • Participant from Eurometaux
  • Participant from European Association Automotive Suppliers
  • Participant from EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF DAIRY TRADE
  • Participant from European Biodiesel Board
  • Participant from European Branded Clothing Alliance
  • Participant from European Centre for International Political Economy
  • Participant from European Centre for International Political Economy
  • Participant from European Chemical Industry Council
  • Participant from European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Participant from European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Participant from European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Participant from European Express Association
  • Participant from European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions
  • Participant from European Panel Federation
  • Participant from European Patent Office
  • Participant from European Patent Office
  • Participant from European Policy Centre
  • Participant from European Producers Union of Renewable Ethanol
  • Participant from European Sugar Refineries Association
  • Participant from European Telecommunications Network Operators' Association
  • Participant from European Trade Union Committee for Education
  • Participant from FoodDrinkEurope
  • Participant from Freshfel Europe - the forum for the European fresh fruits and vegetables chain
  • Participant from Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
  • Participant from Friends of the Earth Europe
  • Participant from FruitVegetablesEUROPE
  • Participant from Humane Society International/Europe
  • Participant from IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Participant from Insurance Europe
  • Participant from International Confederation of European Beet Growers
  • Participant from International Confederation of European Beet Growers
  • Participant from International Confederation of Inspection and Certification Organizations
  • Participant from Irish Farmers' Association
  • Participant from Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Participant from Maa- ja metsätaloustuottajain Keskusliitto – Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners
  • Participant from MEDICINES FOR EUROPE
  • Participant from Médecins Sans Frontières International
  • Participant from Organisation pour un réseau international d’indications géographiques
  • Participant from Société des auteurs et compositeurs dramatiques
  • Participant from spiritsEUROPE
  • Participant from STARCH EUROPE
  • Participant from The European Steel Association
  • Participant from Transport and Environment (European Federation for Transport and Environment)
  • Participant from Transport and Environment (European Federation for Transport and Environment)
  • Participant from Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et des Métiers de la Viande
  • Participant from Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et des Métiers de la Viande
  • Participant from US Dairy Export Council
  • Participant from Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau e.V.
  • Participant from Wirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Participant from Wirtschaftskammer Österreich