The Foreign Trade Association (FTA) explicitly criticises the establishment of a compulsory origin marking which was endorsed by the European Parliament.
This paper calls for the revision of some points in the Generalized System of Tariff Preferences.
In this paper, we examine such issues as: the quality of non-confidential complaints; the Commission’s responsibility towards responding to submissions by retailers and importers; access to informa
The European retailers in the Foreign Trade Association (FTA) expect the G20 leaders to make headway on promoting trade and investments and reaffirm their commitment against protectionism at the fo
The report presents the latest achievements of the initiative in its endeavour to improve the labour conditions for the benefit of workers in farms and factories worldwide.
During a workshop on a new CSR agenda for Europe, organised on June 9 at the European Parliament and chaired by the MEP and rapporteur on CSR, Richard Howitt, the Business Social Compliance Initiat
At the EU and Russia Summit (31 May - 1 June), leaders discussed the current economic downturn and the way to modernise the Russian economy.
The Foreign Trade Association, representing European retailers and importers in international trade issues, welcomes the relaunch of the trade negotiations between the European Union and Mercosur.
The European retailers welcome the renewed trade talks and strongly wish that this will lead to a swift conclusion of a balanced agreement with the region.
The Foreign Trade Association, representing European retailers and importers on international trade issues, welcomes the new European Commission and looks forward to sharing its expertise with the
By signing the BSCI Code of Conduct version 2009, companies, within their scope of influence, commit to acknowledge the 10 social and environmental criteria and to take appropriate policy measures