18 Oct: EU-US Trade and Technology Council

Editor’s Blog: Produced in collaboration with the EU Buzz team. 

The European Union and the United States are powerful giants in the global economy and on the international stage. Both are ambitious and competitive, both are also protectionist in their own ways. Each is aware of the need for comprehensive and close collaboration to counterbalance other emerging super powers whose global ambitions, and business ethics, do not represent the democratic values of either the EU or the US. Thus, it is a surprise that, still today, there is no dedicated trade agreement between the EU and the US. 

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