The 21st EU-China Summit took place on 9 April in Brussels, providing a forum for engagement at the highest level and for advancing the relationship as regards the bilateral and multilateral agendas.
EU Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström today co-chaired the 8th Trade Committee set up by the EU-South-Korea trade agreement. The Trade Committee is the most important institutional body established under the agreement. Its role is to ensure that the agreement operates properly, as well as to supervise and facilitate its overall implementation.
After 20 round of negotiations, several issues are still standing in the way of an agreement as negotiators continue mapping the understandings and concerns of both parties.