03/05/2018 – The EU-Japan and EU- Singapore Trade agreements covering GIs towards conclusion and ratification

On 18 April, The Commission presented to the Council the outcome of negotiations for the Economic Partnership Agreement with Japan and the Trade and Investment agreements with Singapore

Once approved by the Council, the two agreements will be sent to the European Parliament for ratification. The European Commission expects the entry into force before the end of its current mandate in 2019.


This summary has been extracted from an “oriGIn Alert”, which is a service reserved exclusively to oriGIn members.  

Click here to join oriGIn

Join oriGIn - the Global Alliance of Geographical Indications (GIs)

Subscribe to our newsletter

Contact Info