2 May 2018
Non-tariff barriers to trade are a significant element of countries’ trade policies and may often be more harmful than tariff trade barriers. In particular, technical trade barriers and other administrative costs that export companies encounter can inhibit trade. The negotiations of a trade agreement between the UK and EU highlights the difficulties of this process.
An upcoming EPICENTER research highlights the policy concerns and this roundtable discussion with high-level policy makers and trade experts will shed some light on the challenges and opportunities for future EU free trade agreements.