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Press releases | 17 December 2021
Brexit does not need another delay; CLECAT urges customers and hauliers to prepare for the end of staged customs controls
Press releases | 16 December 2021
CLECAT calls for fair competition and a level playing field in the maritime logistics supply chain
Newsletters | 10 December 2021
CLECAT Newsletter 2021/45
News | 10 December 2021
CLECAT Newsletter 2021/45
Newsletters | 10 December 2021
EC PUBLISHES RESULTS OF OPEN CONSULTATION ON DATA ACT
On 6 December, the European Commission published the results for the open public consultation on the Data Act, the upcoming flagship initiative of the European Data Strategy. The responses show that while businesses engage in data sharing, data transactions are still held back by numerous obstacles of a technical or legal nature.
Newsletters | 10 December 2021
COMMISSION REPORTS ON PROGRESS IN EU EXTERNAL TRADE
Earlier this week, the European Commission published a progress report of the second year of implementation of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). The European Commission also published a progress report on the latest negotiation round to deepen the existing Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with five Eastern and Southern African partners.
Newsletters | 10 December 2021
EU STRENGTHENS PROTECTION AGAINST ECONOMIC COERCION
On 8 December, the European Commission proposed a new tool to counter the use of economic coercion by third countries. The aim of the instrument is to deter countries from restricting or threatening to restrict trade or investment to bring about a change of policy in the EU in areas such as climate change, taxation or food safety.
Newsletters | 10 December 2021
IRELAND AND ITALY RECEIVE POST-BREXIT FUNDING
The European Commission has decided to allocate funding from the Brexit Adjustment Reserve to Ireland, for a total of €920.4 million, and to Italy, for a total of €116 million. The funding will aim to compensate the consequences of Brexit and support EU Member States in the transition.
Newsletters | 10 December 2021
AIR CARGO DEMAND UP 9.4% IN OCTOBER
On 2 December, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air cargo markets in October 2021, showing that demand continued to be well above pre-crisis levels and that the capacity constraints have eased slightly.
Newsletters | 10 December 2021
EC APPROVES €133 MILLION SWEDISH SCHEME TO SUPPORT RAIL
On 7 December, the European Commission approved, under EU State aid rules, a €133 million (SEK 1,370 million) Swedish scheme to support the rail freight sector and the rail passenger sector in the context of the coronavirus outbreak.