Resource efficient Europe, commodity markets and raw materials
Type: Archives [long]
On 2 February 2011 the European Commission presented an overview of what has been achieved at EU level on the commodities markets and raw materials areas and on the steps planned to take the work forward. The Commission intends to reinforce implementation of its 2008 raw materials initiative in an integrated strategy and to take forward discussions on these issues at international level, especially in the framework of the G20.
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||Landscape with flax, Killem; Harvesting flax with mechanized equipment: the operation consists of forming straw balls, transported to the scutching mill; Heckling process, the fibre is pulled through various heckling combs or heckles of different sizes, France, 10/2010 (11 shots)
||Jean-Bernard Ronckier farm, family butter producer; Cow milking carousel; Close up butter processing, France, 10/2010 (9 shots)
||Salmon aquaculture: fishing boat, fishing net, fishermen on the boat, salmon being cut and washed, Ireland, 02/2010 (8 shots)