The agenda is not yet available but the related documents mentioned maritime industry in 2020.
The second round for the modernisation of the trade part of the EU-Chile Association Agreement took place in Santiago de Chile on 15-19 January 2018. These were the first substantive discussions on trade issues after the launch of the negotiations on 16 November 2017. Overall, there were constructive exchanges and good progress in most of the negotiating groups. The discussions focussed on initial exchanges on substance or working on the initial textual proposals.
Update: the draft minutes of the meeting are now available.
Lists of A Items (non-legislative activities and legislative deliberations) are now available. Items concerning energy & climate and environment, digital, trade and transport policy.
Ministers will have an exchange of views on the Commission communication on “The Future of Food and Farming” and be informed about international agricultural trade issues. AOB items include the 10th Global Forum for Food and Agriculture and the situation in the sugar market after the abolition of quota system.
The European Parliament’s international trade committee today adopted a deal struck between Euro MPs and EU ministers in December of last year on combatting unfair cheap imports. Under the informal agreement, higher tariffs can be imposed against dumped or subsidised imports from non EU-countries to better protect European jobs and industries.