European business lobby backs case for carbon border safeguards

Published 17:59 on April 30, 2019  /  Last updated at 00:07 on September 16, 2020  /  Carbon Taxes, CBAM, EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

The EU should consider tying trade deals to climate action and using carbon border adjustments to help its industry compete globally as it strives to decarbonise, according to European trade association BusinessEurope, ending its longstanding opposition to border tariffs.

The EU should consider tying trade deals to climate action and using carbon border adjustments to help its industry compete globally as it strives to decarbonise, according to European trade association BusinessEurope, ending its longstanding opposition to border tariffs.

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