EU and Mexico will begin trade and investment talks in mid-June


Mexican Secretary of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal (L) and European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom (R) during a press briefing at the start of negociations for an updated trade and investment agreement between Mexico and the EU, in Brussels, Belgium, 30 May 2016. The last trade agreement is 16 years old.

European Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malmström said that the first round of the negotiations between the two sides will start in mid-June

The European Union and Mexico are about to start the first round of the new trade and investment negotiations between the two commercial partners. The negotiations will take place in Brussels, Belgium in mid-June.

On Monday, the European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström met with the Secretary of Economy of Mexico Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal to discuss about the modernisation of the EU-Mexico Global Agreement which is in force since 2000.

After the meeting, the Commissioner said t...

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