Mexico was the EU’s 11th largest partner for exports (2% of total extra-EU imports) and the 15th largest for EU imports (1% of total extra-EU exports) in 2018.
The European Commission’s report released today confirms the continuous rise in barriers encountered by European companies in foreign markets. Thanks to the EU’s firm response, 123 such barriers have been eliminated since the beginning of the current Commission mandate, allowing for more than €6 billion extra exports in 2018.
Agenda items include the 232 investigation on cars and the safeguard measures on steel.
The European Commission has today launched a public consultation on a preliminary list of products from the United States on which the European Union may take countermeasures in the context of the ongoing Boeing dispute at the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The public consultation will last until 31 May 2019.