Joint Industry statement on EU-Japan FTA negotiations.
The FTA, representing European retailers, importers and brand companies, considers the current Product Safety Package proposal inconsistent and disproportionate and calls on the Members of the Euro
The Foreign Trade Association (FTA), representing European retailers, wholesalers, importers and brand companies, would like to express its support to the European Union’s decision to remove 98% of
Recent political tensions between the EU and Russia burdened the trade relations.
FTA, representing European retailers, wholesalers, importers and brands, welcomes the visit of the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, to the European institutions on 31 March and the efforts on both si
On the occasion of the visit by the EU Trade Commissioner to Myanmar, FTA expresses its full support for the envisaged start of negotiations for an Investment Agreement.
The FTA, as representative of EU retailers and importers, reproves the proposal put forward by the European Commission to reclaim anti-dumping duties that were reimbursed to European businesses fol
This position paper presents the exciting opportunities for trade with Myanmar.
Ahead of the EU-Russia Summit to be held on 28 January, the Foreign Trade Association (FTA), representing European retailers and traders, calls upon the EU leaders to address trade barriers that ar
This statement calls for a change of the current legislation on "Safer Product Packages".
“The European distribution and import sector has been campaigning for such a deal for more than a decade and, finally, our efforts have paid off.
Two hours before the official start of the 9th WTO Ministerial Conference, SME Global joined forces with EuroCommerce and the Foreign Trade Association (FTA) to express strong support for a success
The Fall 2013 issue of the FTA Trade Perspective focuses on trade-related issues in China.
This position paper addresses the inadequate current trade rule book of the WTO, it explains why the WTO matters for international trade and expresses the expectations of the WTO conference in Bali
Joint statement by international business organisations calling for a deal on Trade Facilitation in Bali.
Joint statement by European business organisations on the occasion of the 21st EU-Japan Summit.
As a strong advocate of free trade, the Foreign Trade Association (FTA), representing retailers, wholesalers, importers and brands, wishes to express its support for the Council’s approval of the l
Following WTO Director General Azevêdo’s inaugural speech given to the WTO General Council on 9 September 2013, the Foreign Trade Association (FTA) representing retailers, importers, wholesalers an
As a strong advocate of free trade, the Foreign Trade Association (FTA), representing retailers, wholesalers, importers and brands, welcomes the 6 September 2013 G20 leaders’ declaration that reaff
The Spring 2013 issue of the FTA Trade Perspectives focuses on Myanmar.
The EU-Japan position paper shows what drives growth and what unfulfilled potential of the trade relation exists.
The FTA expects facilitation for its member companies of negotiations with Japan, the first round taking place from 15 to 19 April 2013.
The Foreign Trade Association (FTA), representing more than 1100 European retailers, brand companies and importers, has reacted to the EU Commission’s final proposals to modernise the EU trade defe
The Foreign Trade Association (FTA), representing more than 1100 European retailers, brand companies and importers, regrets the EU Member States' decision to vote in favour of the Commission's prop