European Union - Matthias Fekl’s participation in the informal meeting of foreign trade ministers (Bratislava, September 22-23, 2016)

Matthias Fekl, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, the Promotion of Tourism and French Nationals Abroad, will take part in the informal meeting of EU foreign trade ministers in Bratislava from September 22 to 23.

The discussions will focus on the finalization of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between the EU and Canada, the status of the trade negotiations between the EU and the United States and the issues at stake in the other ongoing multilateral negotiations.

The participants will also discuss the reform of the trade defense instruments and changes in China’s status with respect to the World Trade Organization.