(25 March 2020) - In 2019, the trade in goods balance of the European Union of 27 Member States was in surplus by €197 billion, a significant increase with respect to 2018 (+€152 bn).


(24 March 2020) - Today, the Commission issued new practical advice on how to implement its Guidelines for border management, in order to keep freight moving across the EU during the current pandemic.

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(23 March 2020) - The European Commission today proposes the activation of the general escape clause of the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP) as part of its strategy to respond quickly, forcefully and in a coordinated manner to the coronavirus pandemic.


(20 March 2020) - While the coronavirus crisis is challenging and will challenge all European health systems, the equation should be even more complex to solve on the France-Luxembourg border.

From Farm to Fork

(20 March 2020) - The European Commission is having to re-order its priorities, with “non-essential” initiatives like the biodiversity strategy and the farm-to-fork strategy likely to be delayed by several weeks.