(Brussels, 19 July 2018) FoodDrinkEurope welcomes the fact that the UK published its White Paper last week, as it offers Europe’s food and drink industry some indication of what the future relationship between the EU27 and the UK may hold, and also seems to be a step towards our sector’s main priorities, i.e. ensuring that frictionless trade will continue, current production processes will be maintained, burdensome administrative delays will be reduced and a hard border on the island of Ireland will be avoided.
(Brussels, 17 July 2018) Copa and Cogeca, CELCAA and FoodDrinkEurope welcome today's signature of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA), which took place during the EU-Japan Summit in Tokyo, Japan.
(Brussels, 10 July 2018) MEP Paolo De Castro today presented his draft report on the proposed Directive to fight unfair trading practices (UTPs) in the food supply chain to Members of the European Parliament’s Agriculture and Rural Development Committee.
(Brussels, 27 June 2018) Ahead of the European Council meeting on 28-29 June, FoodDrinkEurope underlines the importance of maintaining existing integrated production patterns and trade that is as frictionless as possible to Europe’s food and drink industry.