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S&Ds strengthen trade defence instruments to protect European jobs

Today, the European Parliament is set to adopt new rules to combat unfair cheap imports. Under the new rules higher tariffs can be imposed against

  • David Martin MEP
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The EU will not be blackmailed, say S&Ds to Trump

Speaking at a European Parliament plenary debate in Strasbourg, ahead of the deadline for EU exemptions from US punitive tariffs on steel and

  • Bernd Lange MEP
  • Alessia Mosca MEP
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S&Ds tighten vetting of foreign take-overs to protect security and jobs

This evening, the international trade committee in the European Parliament approved new rules on the screening of direct foreign investment. Acting on

  • Emmanuel Maurel
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Exemption from punitive tariffs must not blind us to the damage done to rules-based trade order by Trump, warn S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament warn that a relief from prolonged EU exemption from US steel and aluminum tariffs should not

  • World Trade Organisation
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S&Ds warn of tit-for-tat escalation between EU and US, as trade war has no winners

The Socialists and Democrats strongly condemned US President Trump’s decision to impose heavy tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, at a plenary

  • WTO
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As the US triggers a trade war, the EU has to protect its workers and the rule of law

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today strongly condemned President Trump’s decision to impose heavy tariffs on imports of

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S&Ds: voices of wisdom in Washington must prevail to avoid a trade war

The S&D Group welcomes the measures the European Commission plans to take in case the United States formalise Donald Trump’s threats to impose heavy,

  • Bernd Lange MEP
  • Alessia Mosca MEP
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America first policy is leading the world trade into a wall, say S&D Euro MPs

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today strongly condemned President Trump’s announcement to impose heavy tariffs on imports of

  • WTO
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An S&D delegation to visit Colombia and Peru from 12-16 February 2018

Bernd Lange, S&D MEP and chair of the committee for international trade; Inmaculada Rodriguez Pinero, S&D MEP and spokesperson for Colombia, Peru and

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Only a multi-lateral system can ensure open, fair and free trade, say S&Ds to Trump

Reacting to US president Trump’s speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos this afternoon, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament

  • S&D MEP
  • WTO