Mercosur and the European Union today expressed their willingness to accelerate negotiations and close the trade agreement they have been seeking for more than two decades, which is currently under study, according to the Brazilian Vice-President, Geraldo Alckmin, and the Executive Vice-President of the European Commission, Margrethe Vestager.
Alckmin and Vestager met this Friday in Brasilia to discuss the multilateral agreement between Mercosur (a bloc formed by Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay) and the European Union, in addition to discussing relations between Brazil and the European bloc.
Alckmin pointed out that the European Union is Brazil’s world . . .