GROW - DG Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Exchange of views on the competitiveness and sustainable development of the non-energy extractive industry (NEEI). To analyse, discuss and exchange views on the supply of raw materials, with a focus on the sustainable competitiveness of the NEEI sector. Subgroups provide support for the legislator in the development and implementation of EU legislation and policies and develop actions to improve sector sustainability.
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
Academia (Natural resources), Association (Natural resources, Industry), NGO (Biodiversity, Natural resources, Environment), Research Institute (Natural resources), Trade Union (Employment and social affairs, Labour interests), National administrations