IEU Trade & Commerce Telegram 19 August

Our telegram headlines today*: 

TRADE DEFENCE: 

  • EU Commission imposes countervailing duties on Indonesian biodiesel +++ 
  • EU Commission started an investigation on dumped hot rolled steel from China, Taiwan and Indonesia +++ 
  • EU notification to WTO steel +++ 
  • OJ L215 corrigendum AD tungsten electrodes definitive measures (in NL only) +++ 
  • OJ L215 corrigendum AS tubes and pipes of ductile cast iron definitive measures (in SK only) +++ 
  • OJ L215 corrigendum AD tubes and pipes of ductile cast iron provisional measures (in SK only) +++ 
  • OJ L212 AS biodiesel provisional measures +++ 
  • OJ C269I AD hot rolled stainless steel sheets and coils initiation +++ 

TURKEY: 

  • Statement by the Spokesperson on the suspensions of elected mayors and detainment of hundreds of people in south-east Turkey +++ 
  • S&Ds: The unjustified and undemocratic decision by Turkish authorities to remove Diyarbakir, Mardin and Van mayors should be reversed +++ 

CHINA

  • Joint statement by Federica Mogherini and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada Chrystia Freeland on Hong Kong
  • Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on Hong Kong
  • IMF Transcript of Press Call on the Publication of the 2019 China Article IV Staff Report
  • ÖGfE Policy Brief: "Chinas geopolitische Strategie der 'Neuen Seidenstraße' in Lateinamerika: Eine Herausforderung für die Außenpolitik der EU"

CANADA

  • EP Think-tank: Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between EU and Canada [European Parliament impact 2014-2019]

USA

  • Secretary Ross Announces Appointments to the Department’s Advisory Council on Foreign Direct Investment
  • US Comments at the WTO
  • Statements by the United States at the August 15, 2019, DSB Meeting
  • Statement by Ambassador Wood: The Threats Posed by Russia and China to Security of the Outer Space Environment.
  • Statements by the United States at the August 9, 2019, DSB Meeting
  • ifo-Institut: USA könnten positive Effekte im Handelskrieg erwirtschaften, aber…

RUSSIA

  • Russian President: Presidents of Russia and France made press statements and answered media questions

WTO

  • New panels established to review US solar cell duties, Indian sugar programmes
  • United States appeals panel report regarding renewable energy measures
  • Korean request for retaliation against US in dumping dispute referred to arbitration
  • Revamped trade indicator suggests further weakening of goods trade into third quarter

SECURITY POLICY

  • EU defence ministers to discuss the future of defence cooperation in Helsinki

NORWAY

  • Norway in Europe. The Government’s work programme for cooperation with the EU

INDICATORS

  • June 2019: Euro area international trade in goods surplus €20.6 bn; €6.1 bn surplus for EU28

EU COMMISSION REGISTER

  • DG TRADE
  • Anti-circumvention proceeding
  • Notice of initiation of an anti-dumping proceeding concerning imports of certain hot rolled stainless steel sheets and coils originating in the People’s Republic of China, Taiwan and Indonesia
  • A BIZOTTSÁG VÉGREHAJTÁSI HATÁROZATA Magyarországnak a Tádzsik Köztársasággal kötendő kétoldalú beruházási megállapodás aláírására és megkötésére történő felhatalmazásáról (csak a magyar nyelvű szöveg hiteles)
  • DÉCISION D’EXÉCUTION DE LA COMMISSION autorisant l’Union économique belgo-luxembourgeoise à faire entrer en vigueur dans le cadre de la législation de l’Union européenne un accord bilatéral d’investissement avec le Kosovo signé le 9 mars 2010 (Les textes en langues française et néerlandaise sont les seuls faisant foi.)

DG NEAR

  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION amending Commission Implementing Decision C(2019)3189 adopting a special measure on supporting Bosnia and Herzegovina in managing the migration flows for 2019
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION amending Commission Implementing Decision C(2019)3189 adopting a special measure on supporting Bosnia and Herzegovina in managing the migration flows for 2019

FPI

  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on an exceptional assistance measure in favour of Sudan and the Abyei Administrative Area (Sudan and South Sudan) ‘Reducing tensions and enhancing social cohesion’
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on an exceptional assistance measure in favour of Sri Lanka ‘Support to Counter-Terrorism, Prevention of Violent Extremism and Peacebuilding in Sri Lanka’
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on an exceptional assistance measure in favour of Pakistan
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on an exceptional assistance measure in favour of Pakistan
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on an exceptional assistance measure in favour of Central Asia
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on an exceptional assistance measure in favour of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ‘Support to enhancing the security situation in North Kivu and Ituri to increase the effectiveness of the Ebola response’
  • DÉCISION D’EXÉCUTION DE LA COMMISSION relative à une mesure d’aide exceptionnelle en faveur du G5 Sahel « Soutien à la Composante Police de la Force Conjointe du G5 Sahel »

EU COUNCIL REGISTER

  • Cm 3637 2019 Rev 1 Meeting of the Working Party on Non-Proliferation (CONOP)
  • St 10678 2019 Cor 2 Agreement between the United States of America and the European Union on the Allocation to the United States of a Share in the Tariff Rate Quota for High Quality Beef referred to in the Revised Memorandum of Understanding Regarding the Importation of Beef from Animals Not Treated with Certain Growth-Promoting Hormones and Increased Duties Applied by the United States to Certain Products of the European Union
  • St 10681 2019 Cor 2 COUNCIL DECISION on the conclusion of the Agreement between the United States of America and the European Union on the Allocation to the United States of a Share in the Tariff Rate Quota for High Quality Beef referred to in the Revised Memorandum of Understanding Regarding the Importation of Beef from Animals Not Treated with Certain Growth-Promoting Hormones and Increased Duties Applied by the United States
  • St 10488 2019 Init List of working papers (WK) distributed to the Working Party on Enlargement and Countries Negotiating Accession to the EU in the first quarter of 2019
  • St 11657 2019 Init List of working papers (WK) distributed to the Working Party on Enlargement and Countries Negotiating Accession to the EU in the second quarter of 2019
  • St 11655 2019 Init Notification to the Commission and the Member States of a draft Agreement between the Government of Hungary and the Government of the Sultanate of Oman for economic and technical cooperation
  • St 11630 2019 Init Proposal for a COUNCIL DECISION on the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union, of a Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Interim Association Agreement on trade and cooperation between the European Community, of the one part, and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, of the other part, on a Framework Agreement
  • St 11630 2019 Add 1 ANNEX to the Proposal for a Council Decision on the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union, of a Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Interim Association Agreement on trade and cooperation between the European Community, of the one part, and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, of the other part, on a Framework Agreement
  • St 11631 2019 Init Proposal for a COUNCIL DECISION on the signing and provisional application, on behalf of the European Union, of a Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Interim Association Agreement on trade and cooperation between the European Community, of the one part, and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip
  • St 11631 2019 Add 1 ANNEX to the Proposal for a Council Decision on the signing and provisional application, on behalf of the European Union, of a Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Interim Association Agreement on trade and cooperation between the European Community, of the one part, and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip


*Note 

We publish our IEU telegrams delayed by one day. We show the headlines of our monitoring content, only.  To ask for a weekly trial click here. To subscribe to your services real-time - click here.

Comments

TOP POSTS

IEU Legal & Corporate Telegram 5 September 2019

IEU Legal & Corporate Telegram 10 September 2019

IEU Single Market Telegram 5 September 2019

IEU MONITORING SHOP