Karel De Gucht, European Commissioner for Trade, met with journalist Lénaïc Vaudin d’Imécourt to discuss the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). CETA is the free trade and copyright agreement currently being negotiated between the European Union and Canada.
Topics discussed include:
– CETA negotiation process
– Conclusion of the Agreement
– Copyright dimension to CETA and its relation to ACTA
– Canadian WTO complaint against EU ban on Canadian seal meat
“We should have no illusions, there are still a number of difficult issues to tackle”