Seminar The European Economy in 2017: Steady Growth Ahead Mr. Servaas Deroose, European Commission Mr. Servaas Deroose, European Commission

June 19, 2017

Tokyo

Mr. Servaas Deroose, Deputy Director-General of the Economics and Financial Affairs of the European Commission, presented an overall view of the current status and prospects of the EU economy. He stated that resilient economic performance in the EU and Japan provided a precious opportunity to conclude negotiations for an ambitious and comprehensive economic partnership.