Executive Vice-President Dombrovskis participates in Informal Foreign Affairs Council

Today, Executive Vice-President and Trade Commissioner, Valdis Dombrovskis, participates in the Informal Foreign Affairs Council on Trade via videoconference. The meeting will be chaired remotely by Peter Altmaier, German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy. EU Trade Ministers will discuss trade relations with the United States. Ministers will then review recent developments related to the trade policy review exercise and reform of the World Trade Organisation. The meeting is also expected to debate trade relations with China, with a particular focus on the ongoing negotiations of the EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment. A press conference will be held after the videoconference with Executive Vice-President Dombrovskis.