AGRI - Agriculture and Rural Development DG
As a consultative entity, to provide advice and expertise to the Commission services in relation to the functioning of the agricultural commodity derivatives and spot markets, the implementing of existing EU legislation and policies and the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives in this field.
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislation or in policy definition
Coordinates with Member States, exchange of views
Monitors the development of national policies and the enforcement of EU legislation by national authorities
Provides expertise to the Commission when preparing implementing measures, i.e. before the Commission submits these draft measures to a comitology committee
Association (External trade, Agriculture, Industry), National administrations