Welcome to EU-GCC

EU-GCC Trade and Business Cooperation Facility aims at lifting business
and trade between the EU and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.

 

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What is EU-GCC

EU-GCC Trade and Business Cooperation Facility aims at lifting business and trade between the EU and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Through mutual understanding and dialogue, the EU-GCC initiative will accelerate the creation of stronger business-to-business linkages, while simultaneously facilitating a stronger policy dialogue between the private and the public sectors in the EU and GCC countries.

Primary objectives of the project

Increase trade

Increase trade and investment opportunities through enhancing policy dialogues between EU and GCC policy makers and business communities

Establish closer links

Establish an EU-GCC trade and business facility that will serve to forge closer links between the business communities in the EU and GCC

Remove regulatory obstacles

Work to remove regulatory obstacles by introducing a wide range of demand driven activities

Upcoming events

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august

1augAll DayWorkshop: GCC Halal Scheme Event TagsEU-GCC,Halal,Riyadh,Workshop

september

14sepAll DayRound Table: FDI and Investment Barriers (KSA) Event TagsEU-GCC,FDI,investment,KSA,trade

october

3oct - 5All DayWorkshop: Regulatory Issues at the Climate Expo Abu Dhabi Event TagsAbu Dhabi,Climatexpo,Expo,UAE,Workshop

november

1novAll DayRound Table: FDI and Investment Barriers (UAE)

About  the EU-GCC

The Confederation of Danish Industry, BUSINESSEUROPE, VentureScout and the Federation of GCC Chambers have won the project under the European Union Foreign Policy Instrument. The purpose of the project is to strengthen the GCC-EU sustainable trade, investment, and business cooperation by building stronger business-to-business linkages and enhancing the policy dialogue between the GCC and EU countries.

The project’s partners will hold a number of roundtables in the GCC and EU to identify the most important barriers to trade and investment and explore ways to increase cooperation in key industries. The outcomes of the roundtables will be subject to further scrutiny by joint policy working groups and business advocacy activities.

A partnership between: