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New trade deals are key to EU’s energy, raw-materials supply diversification, Kovacs says

By Joanna Sopinska
  • 31 Aug 2022 15:15
  • 31 Aug 2022 15:15
Concluding trade deals with Chile and Australia is key to securing better diversification of the EU’s supplies of critical raw materials and energy, a senior EU trade official has said. 

The idea is to have “strong” rules that would improve access to both markets as well as limit current and future

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Joanna Sopinska

Senior Correspondent


Joanna covers trade in Brussels. Formerly trade editor of EU Trade Insights, she has many years' experience reporting on trade, investment policy and foreign affairs. Before that, she spent nine years at Europolitics news agency writing on trade, agriculture policy and foreign affairs. Before moving to Brussels in 2006, Joanna worked as an analyst at the Polish Institute of International Relations (PISM) in Warsaw.

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