Italian Official Suggests CETA Ratification Could Face Domestic Hurdles

June 21, 2018

Italy’s agriculture minister has hinted that his country’s legislature might not ratify a major free trade agreement between the EU and Canada, citing concerns over whether the existing accord provides sufficient protections for signature Italian foodstuffs.   

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Topics: REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS (RTAS)

Agreements: EUROPEAN UNION-CANADA COMPREHENSIVE ECONOMIC AND TRADE AGREEMENT (CETA)

Regions: CANADA EUROPEAN UNION (EU)

Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

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