Trade officials negotiating the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) should deliver a “one stop shop” to streamline customs procedures, which could be easily managed through a single IT interface used on both continents, said UPS' Walter van der Meiren in an interview with EurActiv.
SPECIAL REPORT / Companies on both sides of the Atlantic have urged EU and US policymakers to negotiate a ‘realistic’ trade and investment agreement that not only benefits their economies, but serves as a model for the rest of the world.
As pressure on the eurozone eases, Europe and the United States are becoming increasingly convinced that they need to strengthen their partnership in order to maintain a leading competitive edge in the global economy.
The path to sustainable growth is complex, complicated and any measure proposed will have an uncertain outcome, but this is a time for responsible action not panic, said newly elected Amcham president, Hendrik Bourgeois, in an interview with EurActiv on the eve of the EU-US summit.
The path to sustainable growth is complex and measures taken will have an uncertain outcome, but this is a time for responsible action not panic, the newly elected American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) president, Hendrik Bourgeois, told EurActiv on the eve of the EU-US summit.