What the Commission is doing

Objectives
  • reach a balanced and reasonable Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) with the US that respects Europe’s safety, health, social and data-protection standards
  • promote a strong foreign direct investment policy
  • strengthen the EU's strategic partnerships with major trading partners
  • work with developing countries to help them integrate into the global economy
  • uphold European values such as human rights, and social and environmental protection
  • uphold an ambitious trade agenda to the benefit of European citizens, SMEs and the broader economy
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