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Malmstrom Says EU Will Protect Sensitive Ag Sectors From Full Liberalization

February 18, 2016 at 8:30 PM
European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom has said the EU will seek to protect its most sensitive agricultural products, such as certain dairy products and poultry, from complete tariff liberalization under the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). "When it comes to very sensitive sectors in the agriculture [industry], milk is one of these, poultry could be another, they would be exempted from the complete tariff liberalization," Malmstrom said at a civil society event on Feb. 3. "We are not there...

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