TITLE

Farming at centre of billion-pound trade deal

AUTHOR(S)
Taverner, Charlie
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/16/2014, Vol. 161 Issue 18, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses House of Lords committee reports which stated that negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) could be blocked if Europe and the U.S. failed to agree on several food and farming issues. Topics discussed include the issues of contention are genetically modified organisms (GMO), limits on U.S. beef imports and geographical indication on food labels and benefits of the lifting of import tariffs and cooperation on trade rules to Europe.
ACCESSION #
96163696

 

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