Policy Priorities
International Trade

News |

India cancelled chief negotiators’ meeting following an EU import ban on 700 of its generic drugs

The Indian authorities have decided to defer the resumption of the FTA talks after the EU decided to ban 700 pharmaceutical products after allegations of clinical trial manipulations.

The FTA negotiations started in 2007 but have been suspended in 2013 due to different levels of ambition between the negotiating teams. During an informal meeting in June, EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmström and India Trade minister Nirmala Sitharaman agreed to set up a chief negotiators’ meeting in September to assess the possibility of resuming FTA talks.

Go back


Related

Joint-Industry Statement on COVID-19

| EBCA and global industry collation make joint appeal to governments and supply chain partners to overcome the health and economic crisis in these unprecedented times. Read our letter.

Request for relief measures due to COVID-19 crisis

| EBCA asks EU Commissioners and Ministers to consider relief measures to help alleviate negative impact of COVID-19 on the industry

Statement on European Commission’s Cambodia decision

| EBCA react to the European Commission’s decision to partially withdraw Cambodia’s preferential trade status

EURATEX, EBCA & AAFA Joint-Statement

| EURATEX, EBCA and AAFA are opposed to the imposition of additional tariffs on Travel Goods,Travel Goods, Textiles, & Clothing products in both the EU and US

Become a Member
If you would like to know more about EBCA’s unique services or inquire about membership, please contact our secretariat.