Over 300 Parliamentarians reject Splitting of EU-Mercosur Trade deal!

A letter signed by 305 Parliamentarians was published today, November 20 2023, calling on the European Commission to say no to Splitting the EU-Mercosur Trade deal.

The move would change the voting procedure for the proposed EU-Mercosur Trade deal (between the EU and Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay).

• The full letter can be accessed here
• German MEP Anna Cavazzini also denounced the move in German publication Der Spiegel today

What does ‘Splitting’ mean?

• Check out our earlier post on a legal study on Splitting here

Infographics of the ‘splitting’ procedure here!