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Launch of the OECD–EUIPO report on the economic impact of counterfeit trade

Counterfeit and pirated trade is a significant economic risk that undermines innovation and hampers economic growth. This open launch event will present the key findings of a joint OECD-EUIPO (EU International Patent Office) report that includes quantitative analysis on the value of trade in counterfeits and pirated goods worldwide.

Counterfeit and Pirated Trade: The current picture

This study presents key quantitative analysis on the exponential growth of trade in counterfeits and pirated goods worldwide. It highlights emerging trends, both globally and at country level, and the key industries affected by this illegal activity.

EU-Japan Days at EXPO Milano 2015

The EU-Japan Days will take place on 10-11 July during the EXPO. The theme of EXPO Milano 2015, which is taking place from 1 May to 31 October, is 'Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life'.

EU-CELAC Day at EXPO Milano 2015

As part of EXPO Milano 2015, an event on creativity and innovation in the agro-food sector will take place on Friday 12 June with the participation of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).