About the event
On the occasion of the visit to the Republic of Korea of H.E. Cecilia Malmström, Member of the European Commission, responsible for Trade, the European Union (EU) Delegation to the Republic of Korea will hold the 2017 European Business Forum, to present a study on:
The EU-Korea FTA: A shelter against protectionism and supporting growth
With the contributions of Korean and European stakeholders, both from the private and public sectors, and with the kind support of the European Chamber of Commerce in Korea (ECCK) and the Korea International Trade Association (KITA), the Forum will present an assessment of the implementation of the EU-Korea FTA and of its effectiveness and efficiency in qualitative terms for EU business operators in Korea; importers and distributors in Korea, as well as for Korean consumers. Based on input from enterprises and stakeholders, the assessment reviews the different impacts of the FTA after six years of implementation, and identifies the potential challenges and opportunities to further deepen economic integration over the next years.
In view of the limited possibilities for attendance, interested parties are recommended to register in advance.