Is the EU’s green policy protecting the planet or European industry? | Curio

Is the EU’s green policy protecting the planet or European industry?

13 mins | Dec 18, 2019

Co-opting environmental measures into trade policy could be more to do with protectionism. The European Union has bold plans to become the worlds first carbon-neutral continent. But as nations like Malaysia, Brazil and Indonesia complain about the changing trade deals, darker motivations of protectionism are creeping to the surface. Writing in the Financial Times, Alan Beattie investigates.

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From Financial Times