EU-Japan relations are set to receive a major lift with the signing of a major trade agreement and a strategic partnership.
Parliament endorsed the free trade and investment protection deals between EU and Singapore, serving as blueprint for further cooperation with Southeast Asia.
The EU negotiates various trade deals all over the world, but they depend on approval by the European Parliament. Read our overview of the negotiations in progress.
Sometimes countries feel it is worth reaching for trade restrictions because of concerns over health or unfair competition Read more about past trade disputes involving the EU.
The EU can resort to a slew of measures to protect itself against unfair trade practices, from appealing to the WTO to full-out trade war.
MEPs adopted a proposal on 14 February to establish a legal framework for screening foreign direct investment in the EU.
Find key figures about the EU’s trade with the world in our infographic: exports, imports, number of related jobs in the EU and more.
Dumped products pose a threat to European firms and workers, but do you know how it works? Find out in our quick guide to dumping.
Find out what measures the EU can take against dumped imports, how often it acts and how the EU’s anti-dumping policy is being improved.
What is the EU’s trade policy? Why is it important in a globalised economy and how does it work? Find out more about one of the EU’s most intricate policies.
Increased exports, jobs, opportunities for companies... Find out facts on how globalisation can benefit people and enterprises in the EU.
Globalisation and international trade can affect human rights, so the EU's trade policy include tools to protect them. Find out how.