Argentina clinches deal to resume biodiesel exports to EU

By |januar 31st, 2019|Argentina, Biofuels, European Commission, News, trade deal|

Argentina and the EU reached an agreement to end a dispute over exports of biodiesel from the South American country to the bloc, the Argentine ministry of foreign affairs said on Wednesday (30 January).

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Argentina G20 summit offers chance for trade war turning point

By |november 26th, 2018|Argentina, Brexit, China, Donald Trump, G20, markets, News, OECD, Theresa May, trade wars, Xi Jingping|

The United States and China have in the coming week what may be their last chance to broker a ceasefire in an increasingly dangerous trade war when their presidents meet in Buenos Aires.

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EU says cheap Argentine biodiesel ‘subsidised’ but won’t impost tariffs for now

By |september 28th, 2018|Argentina, biodiesel, News|

The European Commission has decided not to impose provisional import tariffs on a flood of low-priced Argentine biodiesel until it gathers more information, although it considers the fuel to be subsidised and a potential threat to local producers.

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EU unable to contain explosion in unsustainable biodiesel imports

By |maj 2nd, 2018|Argentina, biodiesel, biofuel phase-out, Biofuels, Indonesia, Malaysia, News, palm oil, REDII, Renewable Energy Directive, soy|

Imports of Argentine soy biodiesel and Indonesian palm biodiesel, which are among the most unsustainable of biofuels, have exploded in recent months because the EU lost a trade case at the WTO, writes Kristina Wittkopp.

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EU stalls on new Mercosur trade offers, delaying deal

By |december 13th, 2017|Aloysio Nunes, Argentina, beef, Brazil, Cecilia Malmström, ethanol, free trade agreement, Mercosur, News, Paraguay, Uruguay, WTO|

Trade talks between the European Union and South America’s Mercosur bloc will likely extend into next year after European negotiators said they needed more time to respond to improved offers, a source close to Mercosur negotiators said yesterday (12 December).

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European industry counterattacks against Argentine biodiesel

By |november 9th, 2017|Argentina, biodiesel, Biofuels, competition, dumping, EU Commission, EU-Mercosur, News, state subsidies, unfair trading practices, WTO|

A group representing European biodiesel producers filed a complaint about illegal state aid with the European Commission on 3 November. EURACTIV France reports.

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Mercosur nations prioritise end-of-year EU trade deal

By |julij 25th, 2017|Argentina, Brazil, EU-Mercosur, Mercosur, News, Paraguay, South America, Uruguay|

At its biannual summit last week, South American trade bloc Mercosur confirmed that it intends to finalise an agreement with the EU by the end of the year. But experts warn that this timeframe might be too ambitious for a full-blown deal. EURACTIV Spai...

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Free trade deals ‘at all cost’ frustrate Spanish farmers

By |julij 5th, 2017|Argentina, Brazil, Canada, CETA, Mercosur, News, Spain, United Kingdom|

Spain’s agricultural sector is eyeing with concern free trade negotiations between the European Union and third parties. The agreement with Canada (CETA) and ongoing talks with South American trade bloc Mercosur are raising doubts in the Iberian countryside. EFEAgro reports.

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Argentina puts hope in Brexit for new EU position on the Falklands

By |april 21st, 2017|Argentina, Brexit, Falklands, Gibraltar, News, Susana Malcorra, UK|

The EU could re-evaluate its position on the disputed Falkland Islands after Britain leaves the bloc, Argentina's foreign minister said yesterday (20 April).

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EU and Mercosur ‘committed’ to reach deal by end of year

By |april 21st, 2017|Argentina, Cecilia Malmström, EU-Mercosur, Mercosur, News, Susana Malcorra|

Argentina's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Susana Malcorra, met with Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström on Thursday (20 April), to discuss the long-awaited trade deal between the EU and Mercosur (Argentina, Brasil, Uruguay and Paraguay).

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