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May 15, 2015 About Europe

EU and Japan held constructive 10th round of FTA negotiations 

The EU and Japan held the 10th round of FTA talks in Tokyo on from 22 to 29 April. The round focused on further consolidation of the negotiation texts. 

The two negotiating teams, led by European Commission Deputy Director General for Trade, Mauro Petriccione, and Japanese Deputy Minister, Yasumasa Nagamine, discussed most of the areas to be included in the future agreements, including tariffs, access to public tenders, trade in services, rules on investment, animal and plant health issues, and regulatory cooperation.

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