Trade agreements

Where
Sweden
When
2016
Who
EU Commission
Key objectives of the measure:

As an EU member state, Sweden has handed over responsibility for handling trade issues, including negotiations on international trade agreements, to the European Commission. International trade was one of the first areas in which EU member states agreed to harmonise their powers. In other words, the EU, by acting as a single unit, negotiates on both bilateral and multilateral trade agreements on behalf of all its member states.

Scope of the measure:
International
Nature of the measure:
regulatory
Main feature of the measure:

Trade

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

balanced messures

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

within EU´s ordinary budgetframes

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain