European public opinion opposes Mercosur trade deal

Results from a new survey in 12 European countries send a clear message to European leaders: Do not ratify the Mercosur trade deal unless Amazon deforestation stops. The trade agreement between the EU and four members of the trading bloc Mercosur (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay) is high on the agenda for European policy makers and leaders.   A new YouGov poll shows thatSigue leyendo «European public opinion opposes Mercosur trade deal»

Amazon deforestation and EU-Mercosur deal

Report published by the European Parliament Think Tank After coming to a political agreement on the trade pillar of the three-pronged EU-Mercosur association agreement in June 2019, the EU and the four founding members of Mercosur (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay) reached agreement on the political dialogue and cooperation parts in July 2020. However, asSigue leyendo «Amazon deforestation and EU-Mercosur deal»