Objective of the consultation
The Commission will consult stakeholders to identify ways to increase trading in euros. Especially, for transactions at exchanges in Europe and direct transactions between European companies.
- What are the barriers to trading raw materials (metals and minerals) commodities in euros?
- on commodities exchanges
- in direct transactions between European companies
- What actions would increase trading raw materials (metals and minerals) in euros?
- At EU level
- At EU country level
- At company level
- At financial institutions/exchange level
Format of the consultation
A targeted e-survey among stakeholders through the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials Sherpa Group, Energy-Intensive Industries Sherpa Group and the Raw Materials Supply Group.
Expected concrete output
A working document on the role of the euro in raw materials (metals and minerals).
The consultation will be launched mid-January 2019 and will be open until mid-April 2019.