Debate on EU industrial policy strategy for competitiveness, growth and innovation

The Joint Paper has been sent to the Council High-Level Group on Competitiveness and Growth in response to their official request.


What is the future of the European industry? How will the EU remain a prominent player at a global level, maintaining at the same time its social cohesion and setting high environmental standards?

Businesses should not take the role of market surveillance authorities and both sides would need to respect each other’s role.

"In 2018, we are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Single Market and I would be happy if we all start planning the next 25", CECED's Director-General, Paolo Falcioni told the Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Elżbieta Bieńkowska.