TITLE

BIG Challenges, BIGGER Expectations

AUTHOR(S)
Trepins, Dagmar
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
Supply Chain Management Review;Sep2013, Vol. 17 Issue 5, pS59
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information related to the logistics and transportation in European Union (EU) countries as of September 2013. It explores the comprehensive Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the U.S. and EU which is considered to be the biggest bilateral agreement ever made. It features the "Blue Belt" initiative proposed by EU Commission vice president Siim Kallas to ease customs formalities for short sea shipping. It discusses the expansion of EU in the U.S. INSETS: TTIP to be a driving force in EU/U.S. relations;While TTIP will open doors, providers can't take e.
ACCESSION #
90423936

 

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