Spain – Speech by Harlem Désir at the French-Spanish Business Forum (Paris, June 4, 2015)


Harlem Désir, Minister of State for European Affairs, will deliver a speech today at the closing session of the French-Spanish Business Forum chaired by the King of Spain as part of his state visit to France.

Spain is one of France’s leading trade partners. Mr. Désir will highlight the strength of our trade relations as well as the opportunities for growth and employment in the areas of bilateral trade and investment.

This forum, which is being hosted by the Instituto Español de Comercio Exterior and Business France, will bring together high-level economic decision makers. It will be attended by José Manuel Garcia Margallo, Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs and Jaime Garcia Legaz, Secretary of State for Trade.