EU Trade Chief Calls For Stronger Ties With China

Law360, New York (September 17, 2013, 7:44 PM ET) -- Subsidies and market access issues have restricted European Union trade with China, but the two governments can enhance their economic connections through an investment agreement and combined support for multilateral cooperation at the World Trade Organization, Europe's trade commissioner said Tuesday.

Speaking at an event in Brussels hosted by the EU Chamber of Commerce in China, EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht said “frictions” — such as government subsidies to Chinese companies or measures that limit access to China's market for EU companies — have afflicted...
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