TTIP: what is at stake for EU agriculture?
The EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations were launched on June 17, 2013. TTIP aims to create the largest Free Trade Area in the world, and to set a host of harmonised standards between the two largest trading blocks. These common standards could, by the sheer size of the trade affected, become the de facto new world standards. Read our briefing on the TTIP here.