Foreign relations

Foreign policy co-operation between member states dates from the establishment of the Community in 1957, when member states negotiated as a bloc in international trade negotiations under the EU's common commercial policy. Steps for a more wide-ranging co-ordination in foreign relations began in 1970 with the establishment of European Political Cooperation which created an informal … Leggi tutto Foreign relations

Transport

Safe, sustainable and connected transport EU transport policy helps keep the European economy moving by developing a modern infrastructure network that makes journeys quicker and safer, while promoting sustainable and digital solutions. Transport is a cornerstone of European integration and is vital for fulfilling the free movement of individuals, services and goods. Transport is also … Leggi tutto Transport

Trade

Towards open and fair world-wide trade The European Union is one of the most outward-oriented economies in the world. It is also the world’s largest single market area. Free trade among its members was one of the EU's founding principles, and it is committed to opening up world trade as well. From 1999 to 2010, … Leggi tutto Trade