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Understanding the Raw Materials Strategies of the EU

Glopolis issued a new study on raw materials strategies of the EU.

Cover of the study Understanding the Raw Materials Strategies of the EU

Cover of the study Understanding the Raw Materials Strategies of the EU

The paper provides a global background to and elaborates on the main approaches of the EU to its raw materials security. The first part outlines the approaches and actions of the key relevant multilateral or global institutions such as OECD, WTO and G20. The second part outlines the main elements, sources and challenges of the EU’s strategies and the expectations and interests of the EU member states, businesses and the European Parliament. Finally, it is consider to what extent the EU’s policies make sense from its own resource security, as well as from global and development perspective.

Here you may download the study Understanding the Raw Materials Strategies of the EU (PDF, 344 KB)

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