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Plenary speech on the reform of Trade Defence Instruments (TDIs)

On June 8, Marietje Schaake delivered a speech on the reform of Trade Defence Instruments. In her speech Schaake stated that we have to strengthen open economies and fair trade. The best way to address others breaking fair trade rules is for us to lead by example. Marietje Schaake therefor underlined that the EU needs the right measures suitable for an interdependent global economy, felxible and effective, and WTO compliant.